A developer colleague and I were discussing why it was bad practice to place red text (an error message) on a blue background. We then got on to the subject of what colours complement each other and I did a rather bad job of explaining basic colour theory.
Produced in ink and paint these quotes are from a number of web design conferences I have attended over the past few years. By observation and experimentation I'm exploring hand lettering techniques paying close attention to spacing, form and balance.
I found a dead bee outside by the back door as the snow fell. So I took it inside and made this study of it.
These drawings were done in the great outdoors around Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire.
Web work can disappear so quickly, in a matter of months, weeks, even days when you consider some holding pages and micro sites. So I've been interested in producing physical stuff that lasts.