Seeing as this site is new and I’m planning on posting snippets of info like new tutorials and the like, I thought it might be useful to link to as many existing ones as I can. Rather than do it individually, here’s a handy link to the majority of those I’ve created for Computer Arts magazine.
There are quick video tips on Illustrator’s most useful tools, and more in-depth walkthroughs, teaching you how to use some of my favourite techniques.
The full list can be found by clicking here.
Mike Brennan from .net magazine kindly asked me to illustrate the opening spread of a feature on designing web forms for their latest issue. It was a difficult one to conceptualise but my thoughts turned to making sense from chaos with typography. I wanted to visualise the type gradually coming into focus, like a tv…
Continuing a great ongoing relationship with Future Publishing’s top digital design magazine (see more examples in the editorial part of the site), Art Director Mike Brennan asked me to create an illustration for a feature on User Experience. I always think this basically comes down to getting inside people’s brains to make the experience work…
The BBC’s science based Focus magazine commissioned me to create some custom typography for the ‘Breakthroughs of 2013′ issue. Printed using four colour litho with additional metallic gold and silver spot colours. Art direction by Sam Freeman.