Author Archives: quirkyjoe

Happy Energy & Wonderland

Earlier in the summer I was tasked with creating a ‘wonderland-like’ landscape, populated with colourful creatures and plant-life, to help establish a brand identity for a company called Happy Energy. There were definite challenges in creating a composition that was … Continue reading

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Tea Stain Faces & Spontaneity

So much of the drawing I do involves drawing and redrawing things until I’m happy with them. Or until someone else is happy with them. It’s nice to have a side project that involves a bit of spontaneity. So I’ve … Continue reading

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1 Way Up & The UK Premiere

At the start of last year I finished working on some animation for a BMX film. Earlier this week I went to Peckham for the long-awaited premiere of 1 Way Up, the 3D BMX documentary feature telling the story of the … Continue reading

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More Doodles & More Wise Noodles

I’ve just completed another batch of illustrations for Wise Noodles so I’ve picked a few out to show here. They are quite butterfly heavy and refer to the recruitment advice and support services offered by Wise Noodles. It was fun … Continue reading

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Old Headers & Progression

Each year I replace the header image of this website with a newer one that represents the projects I’ve worked on in the previous year (a kind of collage or compilation image). This new header is my fourth one and … Continue reading

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Warm Colours & Wise Noodles

I was commissioned to create a series of website banner and icon illustrations for an IT training consultancy called Wise Noodles.  They were looking for some engaging and colourful representations of the different services they provide. Here are a few of … Continue reading

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Tortoises & Record Store Day

So on the Saturday of Easter Weekend it was Record Store Day and the Secret 7″ project sold off the record sleeves designed for this years exhibition, including mine. My glam rock tortoises for the track ‘Get It On’ by … Continue reading

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