Archive for March, 2008

Comedy Club Poster At Work!

Monday, March 31st, 2008

news_international_02.jpgI must walk by this poster I did for The International Comedy Club run by Des and Aidan Bishop at least once a week. And everytime I pass it I go “D’oh!” as I keep forgetting to bring a camera to take a picture of it in it’s natural habitat. So finally I remembered and here it is.

The web version of the poster is here.

Aim for the gutter!

Thursday, March 27th, 2008

news_dubliner.jpgJust done an illustration for The Dubliner. It’s for an article about how having low expectations and ambitions actually helps to achieve greatness, i think! I got one of my first jobs with The Dubliner, god it must be 5 years ago at least. A lot of water under the bridge since then for me and them…

Full illustration is here.

ps. I think I might be going through my flock wallpaper period…

The Raconteurs

Wednesday, March 26th, 2008

news_raconteurs.jpgIllustration for The Raconteurs new album. Appearing in the new music magazine STATE’s album review section.

In full here. Cheers Simon!

Overworked?

Wednesday, March 26th, 2008

news_juggle_02.jpgEditorial illustration for an article about the rise of workaholism, appearing right now in monthly e-zine Jugglezine.

Thanks to Marie-Claire at People Design. You can view the full illustration here.

Don’t take heroin, but if you do…

Tuesday, March 25th, 2008

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I’ve recently finished the design and illustrations for an information booklet, Safer Injecting - Reducing the harm associated with injecting drug use. This was for Merchants Quay Ireland and all content was complied by Niamh Randall and Lynda Haran. (more…)

Custom Type

Monday, March 17th, 2008

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Typography section has been updated with some custom type for the LOGO for Tiny Little Horse.

Upcoming Posters!

Monday, March 17th, 2008

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Tiny Little Horse just got word back from Dave Konopka from Battles (left) to “Go for it!”. In other words we will be doing a poster for their upcoming gig in Vicar Street, Dublin May 15th. In other exciting news we will be doing a poster marking the highly anticipated return of The Notwist (right) for their sure to be mindblowing gig in Dublin’s Button Factory on June 7th.

illustrophile

Thursday, March 13th, 2008

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Thanks to Charlene at Illustrophile for the nice post on their blog!

CANDY hits the virtual shelves

Wednesday, March 12th, 2008

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Finally, after a much needed break, the first of 2 new issues of CANDY is now online and available to download at CandyCollective. The above image is ‘Trust Us’ by Sarah Knight who is one of the many illustrators, designers, photographer etc featured in this issue.

The second installment will be up really soon so that gives you enough time to get stuck into this one!

See you all at Thursday’s Sweettalk!

In other CANDY related news, anyone who’s interested in seeing Non-Format and Stefan Sagmeister at a special Sweettalk event in June, we’ve now sold over half of the tickets so get your skates on if you haven’t already got your ticket!

Hear me roar

Monday, March 10th, 2008

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2 illustrations for Mini with McConnells. It’s part of a set of cards that will be used for a Mini Cooper car website campaign - online here. ‘Hear Me Roar’ is the campaigns tagline. It will feature the work of a few illustrators.