Mini break to Lake Windermere

By | 2012-10-29T19:41:32+00:00 October 29th, 2012|Art, Blog, Photography|

I recently took a much needed break to the beautiful Lake District. After working flat out on an ongoing project, the two nights spent in Bowness-on-Windermere were just what I needed to recharge the batteries. Who couldn't be inspired waking up to this view? If you've never been to the Lakes before and live close [...]

#WOW! An award from Jacqueline Gold

By | 2012-09-06T17:20:20+00:00 September 6th, 2012|Art, Blog, Character Development, Commercial, Illustration, Uncategorized|

I am stunned to have received another award exactly a month after winning the Theo Paphitis #SBS (Small Business Sunday) award. Yesterday, I tweeted the very talented and beautiful Jacqueline Gold, Chief Executive of Ann Summers and Knickerbox, about Slinkeee Illustration with the #WOW hashtag. Every Wednesday, Jacqueline chooses her favourite 3 women's businesses to [...]

David Dennett – award winning License Creative Manager available for new exciting opportunities

By | 2012-08-31T16:13:04+00:00 August 31st, 2012|Animation, Art, Blog, Character Development, Commercial, Illustration, Licensed|

I stumbled upon The Total Licensing Report yesterday and having worked in the licensed character industry, thought I'd catch up on what's new as you can sometimes fall behind the times when you're not able to take time out and don't have children. I came across an advert for a License Creative Manager called David [...]

Richard Of York Gave Battle In Vain

By | 2012-03-05T15:32:45+00:00 March 5th, 2012|Art, Blog, Commercial|

Not many artists need to get permission from air traffic control and the local harbourmaster to exhibit their work, but shining seven rainbow coloured beams of light along the North East coastline is not exactly an every day occurrence. American artist Yvette Mattern did just that over the last four days, shining parallel beams of [...]

Round The Rugged Rocks, Rothbury

By | 2012-02-27T20:11:55+00:00 February 27th, 2012|Art, Blog, Photography, Uncategorized|

Photographs (left - right) * Blue heron on River Coquet - riverside, Rothbury - robin, Cragside   Rothbury may have made the headlines for all the wrong reasons a couple of years ago but the press attention also showed just how beautiful the surrounding countryside is and many of the locals are happy to talk [...]