Tigerprint competition Jingle Bells

Tigerprint competition

Well this is not any thing to do with illustration friday. It appears to be a entry for tiger prints Christmas wraping paper competition.
Constructing the repeating pattern was very enjoyable, I used this method for creating the parten.

So ive entered my illustration friday for this week im now at some what a losses end.

Maybe I shall start on adapteing Edgar Allan Poe’s The Pit & the Pendulum… in to some narrative illustration thing for print n web…


lovely days


I entered some works to tigerprints ‘lovely days’ competition lastnight, it was a bit of a rush job but, like the last post here its more about getting back in to swing of things, kind of like warming up before a run i guess.

‘lovely days'

‘lovely days'

‘lovely days'

Ive really enjoy making the lil square type, as well as making some lil water color squares that i was going to use as the base for design cards but dint really give it enough time, they where pleasant to make to so id thought id share.

prep for ‘lovely days'

prep for ‘lovely days'

prep for ‘lovely days'

prep for ‘lovely days'

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Le voyage


well not much posting but i have not really had much show for my self, have been very busy finishing an evening class off last month it was in teaching and had to be observed lots fafing about and organizeing it was a blast and im so glad i did it, just got to see if i passed it now

and am currently recharging my battery’s soon by going to the lake district next month, but for now im settling for a week off for my birthday.(20th)

so with all this time off it time to get busy with my other job illustration, there will be no exscus not to do the next illustration friday. and start making work that will be suitable for different markets, book publishing and greeting cards. as well as trying to get more editorial work.

but for today im busy emailing agents, which is some thing ive never done before. epp!

here are some entry’s for last months tigerprint.typepad.com/ competition that i did before i was officially busy. its amazing that i had never consider greeting cards or wrapping paper before but im really existed about giving it a try.

here are some



what every one else doing to ?



Am busy but not to busy to post some links to projects I’m working towards. These are competitions/opportunity open to every one.

sneakart.com the opportunity to get people where your design on there feet

tigerprint the opportunity to have your work on warping paper or occasion cards, which is some thing i would never have thought to do but is really interesting the more I think about it…

check them out very cool stuff

thanks to Victoria for these links, her work can be found at crcoco.org and Flickr