Site planning

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  • Jul 6, 2018

Website planning on Procreate 5th July. Got into the zone, and well beyond it into de Bono parallel thinking. Drawn on a budget 2018 iPad using Procreate which turned out to be a pretty useful alternative to the usual Moleskins. Being able to edit anything easily is handy but there’s something about using an ink pen…


In 2017, Squishface Studio put out a call for stories for the second issue of their Squishzine Brunstown comic, with the inner city-suburb of Brunswick (home of Squishface) as the unifying theme. The comic was made possible thanks to a grant from the Moreton City Council, crowdfunding on Pozible, the tireless efforts of Risograph printer…

Burnout (2012)

In 2012 I enrolled in the Joe Kubert School of Cartooning’s correspondence course in inking, which led to me discovering traditional inking tools of dip pen and brush. Although I never finished the course, it got me started in using ink washes, a technique that forms the foundation of most of my finished comic work nowadays….

Communication Comic 3.0

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  • Jun 17, 2018

Following on from what looks to be an unnecessarily inflated behind the scenes that no one asked for, and in the interests of wrapping this up asap, I’m doing a bit of a time compression now on how I went from digital scribbles, to paper scratchings, and back to digital, all using the first page…

Fault Lines (2008)

2007 saw me complete my undergraduate degree in animation, coinciding neatly with the global financial crisis. The GFC saw many Brisbane based animation studios either cutting back on staff dramatically or closing down entirely. In an environment where seasoned animators struggled to get work, I couldn’t even get an interview as an untested and wet…

Aaron Sims- Masterclass and Demo

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  • May 12, 2018

Aaron Sims has been an integral part of Hollywood’s creature and monster movies for decades, working behind the scenes to bring to life some of the most recognisable characters from digital and pre-digital films, with a sprawling IMDB list covering concept design, special effects, visual effects, makeup, director, producer, and even actor! I was fortunate…