Saturday, 22 December 2012

Christmas Time is Beer again

A Yuletide greeting from The Drunk Beatles

A very merry Christmas to all the readers of the Between Clark and Hilldale. I've got a few projects on the boil at the moment which are planned see the light of day in 2013. I'll be posting my progress over the next few months which will include a lot more from these guys. Have a good one.

Monday, 10 December 2012

Monday, 26 November 2012

Little Monsters

These character designs were fun to draw but don't have any plans to expand on them.

Wednesday, 14 November 2012

Rooftop Moptops

Remember that Beatles project I was farting on about earlier this year? Well it's back. So to celebrate here's a drawing from earlier this year...?

Saturday, 10 November 2012


William Hartnell work-in-progress.


Paul McGann work-in-progress.

Sunday, 4 November 2012


Christopher Eccleston work-in-progress.

Sunday Quickie

A quick cartoon inspired by Glen Campbell.

Wednesday, 31 October 2012

Sunday, 7 October 2012

Mystery Tour

The Beatles project is in a state of limbo at the moment as I've yet to find the time to refine the vector art, but galvanised by tonight's showing of Magical Mystery Tour I thought I'd share a few of the sketchbook pieces for that period.

Sunday, 16 September 2012

Doctor Who novelisations - Penguin style

My classic Doctor Who novelisations in the Penguin house style are now availiable as T-shirts, prints, posters and cards via RedBubble.

Tuesday, 11 September 2012

The Kids are Alright

Recent sketchbook character workouts accessed via inner Wizzer & Chips.

Sunday, 2 September 2012

Working Out

Here's a taste of the sketchbook work that went into the Kirby tribute piece.

Tuesday, 28 August 2012

Saturday, 18 August 2012


After a week of character sketches, the two guys from Monday's post have now look like this.

Monday, 13 August 2012

Double Chin

Been away from the sketchbook for a few days but here's a couple from today.

Monday, 23 July 2012

Jeff Dylan

I started out drawing Jeff Lynne and ended up with a flock of Dylans.

Monday, 16 July 2012

Sunday, 8 July 2012

Wednesday, 4 July 2012

Colour Me Paul

From today -  Paul with colour.

Tuesday, 3 July 2012

The Threetles

More prep inks.

Sunday, 1 July 2012

In progress

Prep inks for vector artwork.

Sunday, 17 June 2012

Jimmy Nicol

Quick sketch of Ringo's Australian tour stand-in, Jimmy Nicol.

Saturday, 2 June 2012

we can work it out

50% of this Beatles project will be typographical - here's a few early roughs from the sketchbook.

Saturday, 19 May 2012

Beatles 2

First stage of turning those Beatles character sketches into vectors.

Sunday, 13 May 2012


Another month goes by without a post, but I have been busy scribbling away. I'm currently putting together ideas for a Beatles related project which hopefully I can begin rendering in Illustrator soon. I'll be sure to keep you updated as the project progresses but for now here's a selection of character sketches to wet your appetite.

Sunday, 1 April 2012

selected roughs

Here's a choice selection of sketchbook character workouts from the past couple of weeks.

Friday, 16 March 2012


This week I have been mostly drawing heads.

Saturday, 3 March 2012

More Rough Stuff

Well I'm still sketching away whenever I can. For the past month I've been trying to strengthen my figure drawing, with variable results. Here's a selection of pages from the past thirty days.