Archive for August, 2010

Bird Deco

Lettering Font Victorian Design LHF

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010

This is one of eight fonts I have designed for Letterhead Fonts USA. Click to enlarge the design below. (more…)

Heywood Cottage Glass Sign

Tuesday, August 24th, 2010

Commisioned by Joby Carter and Sons. Vintage & Antique Restoration specialists in 2009. This was an attempt to capture the spirit of the fairground style lettering that adorns the work that is their stock in trade. (more…)

Brilliant Cut Glass

Saturday, August 21st, 2010

This labour intensive work rewards all of the effort it takes to produce, with a finished result that glitters & reflects light like no other glass finish. (more…)

Town House Bar

Saturday, August 21st, 2010

One of my early silvered, gilded and acid etched panels 5ftx3ft made in 1997. (more…)

My Morris Traveler Van

Friday, August 20th, 2010
Morries Minor

These iconic vehicles were common place on the roads of Britain in the 1960′s and 1970′s The Morris Minor van was more often used as a trade vehicle than the 1968 Morris Traveller pictured here, but as a platform for my decorative glass work, this model was more suited to show off my techniques on glass. (more…)

Connecticut Valley Tobacconist

Wednesday, August 11th, 2010

This design was produced to a high resolution for reproduction on a panel, 40ft x 30ft at a tobacconist convention in Las Vegas, USA 2008. As with all of my work, it was drawn by hand first and then digitized. (more…)

Tobacconist Choice Cigars

Wednesday, August 11th, 2010

This design was produced to a high resolution for reproduction on a panel, 40ft x 30ft at a tobacconist convention in Las Vegas, USA 2008. As with all of my work, it was drawn by hand first and then digitized. (more…)

Valencia Signs Pallet USA

Tuesday, August 10th, 2010

This photo’s realistic effect was achieved by using tools within Photoshop, but again still hand-rendered and drawn. The computer was not used as a ‘cheat’, rather as a tool in the same way as pencils and brushes. No stock images were used throughout any of my designs, they are all hand-drawn from scratch. (more…)

Clocktower Website Header

Tuesday, August 10th, 2010

Hand-drawn for the Clocktower’s corporate branding on their website and menus. (more…)

Brewery Font Design

Tuesday, August 10th, 2010

This font was designed to be reminiscent of the old brewery songwriters letter faces. The font name is now called Factory, and is popular at Letterhead Fonts. See the icon LHF FONTS at the side of these web pages to link you to this font. (more…)