Ben Hutchings* and I will be teaching cartooning at Squishface Studio in Brunswick during term 4. You can book via www.trybooking.com/DOTS
WHAT: Drawing skills, character design and comic creation for 8 years and up.
Tutors Sarah Howell and Ben Hutchings will guide students to develop their own cartooning style.
8 x 1.5 hour sessions
4.30pm – 6pm, 17 [...]
I will be teaching a short course introducing students to the process of creating a graphic novel at the Centre for Adult Education in Melbourne.
6 -9pm 6th, 13th, 2oth, and 27th November.
More info here: www.cae.edu.au
Last week I ran my first class at Laneway Learning, “Make a Mini-Comic”.
It was a sellout class!
I highly recommend checking out the Laneway Learning program
I am talking about the Enid book at the Melbourne Writers’ Festival on 10.30am Saturday 21st August at the NGV (Fed Square).
“What does it take to make a graphic novel? Graphic novelists Bruce Mutard, Sarah Howell and Mirranda Burton share their works in progress and show how they research, write, draw and design a [...]
This weekend I represented Squishface Studio at the Melbourne Supanova Pop Culture Expo.
Did this commission piece while I was there. It’s of Lucifer from the DC comics universe (Sandman and other Vertigo titles). Also Dave and I sold out of the comics we were selling which was a nice feeling.
Thank you to everyone [...]
Ben Hutchings and I will be giving a masterclass in comics creation this Wednesday, 17th April at NMIT as part of the Nexus Festival.
More details here: http://www.nmit.edu.au/courseblog/blog/2013/04/10/nexus-festival-explores-creative-arts-and-visual-culture/
A small run of prints of this painting will be available tomorrow at the Paper City Zine Fair, Melbourne Town Hall, 12pm – 5pm.
This is up at the Left Hand Gallery currently.
81 Lascelles St, Braidwood, NSW, Australia
More info here
2pm, Saturday 25th August the studio I am part of is having its first exhibition. The title of the exhibition is Exhibitchin’ and the tagline is “Melbourne’s Fiercest Comic Artists bring the Rock, Meat and Fire”.
My contribution will be a painting of a lady with a tiger.
Here is my progress so far. I am using [...]