Category Archives: Sketch
Way back in the depths of this seemingly never-ending recession, I was moved to create this poster advocating the petty theft of stationery items from corporate giant-type employers. The slogan is of course a rip from the excellent King Missile song of the same name (low quality YouTube vid here)… It’s kind of a white collar version of Johnny Cash’s gradual car theft ditty ‘One Piece at a Time’.
The font was created by bending and re-bending a single office paper clip. Obviously Frank normally just says “No” to stealing and the staplers and layout pads of small, independently-owned graphic design companies should definitely be considered off limits.
I was asked recently by old pal and fellow Devonian Dom Bridges to help out with some ideas for an upcoming movie poster project. One of his suggestions was to produce a sketchy hand drawn route. The subject… Frank Capra’s perennial feel-good classic It’s a Wonderful Life, starring Jimmy Stewart and Donna Reed. This got me thinking about drawing and its relationship to graphic design… More
After a fruitless trawl through the gift shops of Shoreditch in search of an anniversary card for the wife, I decided to make my own using wood block type and old brown envelopes.
An interesting take on London’s recent rioting, looting and descent into general chaos has just been submitted as Sketch of the Week. This one observed from afar by old friend Oliver Goodfellow of agreenorange.
Nigel by Andy
Nigel by Rick
My dessert by Nigel
Aren’t pens great, especially if you mix the fat ones with the thin ones.
It’s about time we bought back Sketch of the Week. We’ve got no excuse as the above took no more than 30 seconds. Though I don’t think I could class this as a sketch, these are just some random scribbles for the new Fatboy Slim website we’re working on (which is nearly finished folks!).
Keep on drawing kids!