Monthly Archives: June 2012

Raquel Rodriguez logo /

A musician noted for her soulful and powerful vocals. The logo is inspired by fellow musicians that have been her inspiration like Amy Winehouse, Adele and Etta James.

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The Bailen Brothers Logo /

A very energetic and entertaining musical duo. They remind me of the elements you mix together in Chemistry Class which makes things explode. Hence the periodic table inspiration.

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Books / Comics I’ve been enjoying lately /

1 Hark a Vagrant by Kate Beaton 2 Mushishi by Yuki Urushibara (also an amazing anime series if you’re into that) 3 Clubland by Frank Owen (and something similar: Disco Bloodbath by James St. James, and if you enjoyed that, watch the movie, Party Monster) 4. Ramayana: Divine Loophole by Sanjay Patel Happy reading!

Psycho girl /

Currently working on: Crazy eyes, sinister vines growing out of hair, a tiara of thorns; this lovely lady just oozes charisma and charm!

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3D heart icons /

I was asked to create photo-realistic icons for a Festival last year. I’m not a fan of 3D and it’s not my forte, but I do love a good challenge. The heart icons are inspired by traditional Maori imagery (with an edgy twist).

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Wielding heavy machinery /

I was asked to do a few character sketches for a kids book. This was my idea for the dentist. He loves his job so much that he keeps some of the teeth he’s pulled out in a pretty necklace around his neck. On hindsight, it must be awfully difficult to use that drill; the [...]

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Hello! /

Hello new blog! It’s like stepping into a huge empty echoey warehouse! Thanks very much to the awesome Richard Harris for setting this up (and my entire website for that matter). Check him out at littlecleaver.co.nz.