the portable city

by definition, not static


status: archives being slowly restored, comics being relocated, new artwork and writing in the queue


Category: licensing


  • Four Kingdoms of Creature Adventurer Character Designs

    Four Kingdoms of Creature Adventurer Character Designs

    Twelve character designs created as a private commission for use as a selection of NPCs, with inspiration lifted from deep sea photography, Byzantine court robes, 17th century french coats, European folk costume, and Errol Flynn outfits. Available to license.


  • Portrait and Figure Studies

    Portrait and Figure Studies

    Studies from reference, exploring applying limited colour palettes and narrative composition choices to figure and portrait studies. Using Max Ulichney’s MaxPack brushes in Procreate; inspired by symbolist and post-impressionist painting, especially the works of Odilon Redon.


  • The Well-Dressed Woolly Mammoth

    The Well-Dressed Woolly Mammoth

    This heartwarming friendship came to life with a combination of textile inspirations from around the world, and time spent researching the fuzziest pleistocene megafauna. Watercolour on watercolour paper, 2017.


  • It Came from Beneath the Mire

    It Came from Beneath the Mire

    This monster came from too much heavy metal and some time in a sketchbook with my favourite pencils. After the drawing was done, I printed it out on watercolour paper to finish bringing the monster to life in full colour. Watercolour on watercolour paper, 2017.


  • A Temporary Peace Crystal Island

    A Temporary Peace Crystal Island

    Ink on paper, 8 x 8″, 2017


  • The Crystal Kobold

    The Crystal Kobold

    The Crystal Kobold is a mischievous friend, with an eye for the shiniest of treasures. Watercolour and coloured pencil on watercolour paper, 2017.