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  • How To Cope With This Frustrating Freelancer Rejection

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    A lot of freelancers can relate to this. You construct that perfect email to hopefully secure that commission, you ring that potential customer, you even meet with them in person after a networking event to showcase what you do…but instead of success, you receive the classic “I’ll put you on file” response. Whether you’re a...

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    Leviathan Book Cover Illustration

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    Hey guys! Hope you’re having a wicked start to your week! Thankfully, it’s lovely and sunny here in Hampshire, UK! September is my favourite time of the year, with a fresh feel in the air, lovely red colours and usually, sunny days – much like today! What makes it even better is that I can...

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    3 Tips To Champion Self-Belief As A Freelancer

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    Self-belief is the most important aspect of being a freelancer. There, I said it. Let me explain; With freelancing, most of the time it’s only you that makes things happen. You are an individual, and you need every bit of self-belief to make sure you don’t give up. Especially if you work from home, and...

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    Travel Sketchbook Art: August – September 2018

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    After what seemed to go by extremely quickly, I am now back in the UK from my year long travels with my younger brother – and what an experience it has been! Cannot believe a year has passed, starting in Thailand, traveling to Laos, Vietnam, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Australia, New Zealand, Bali, Singapore, Cambodia and...

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    How To Draw More When You’re Struggling For Time

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    Hi guys! Hope you’re having a fantastic week! I’ve recently added some new elements to my website, including my very own fine art section, showcasing everything from canvas paintings to original pieces of art. I’ve also updated this very blog, to give you the best content on illustration, design, freelancing, to business! My aim is...

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    Sizzling New Portrait Canvas Painting

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    Hey guys! I’m super happy to announce a brand new portrait canvas painting that I have produced recently; which I’ve been eager to show you all for a while! I love painting, whether that’s on watercolour paper, inside my sketchbook, or on canvas like today. I’m usually asked to produce landscape paintings, which makes up...

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    My Take On The EY Exhibition: Picasso 1932

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    Hey guys! How’s your week going? I’ve been busy producing an illustrated map of New York City (which is brand new on my website), fine tuning my website and how it functions, and of course, painting and drawing a hell of a lot! I have been lucky enough to visit The EY Exhibition: Picasso 1932...

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    Map Illustrator – New Illustrated Map Of New York City

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    Hey guys! Hope you’re having a great week so far! I’m settling back into UK life at the moment after my travels around Asia & Australia for the last 7 months. Myself and my younger brother are going back out there in a couple of weeks, traveling around Tasmania, New Zealand, Indonesia and Malaysia, before...

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    5 Habits That Can Be Ruining Your Creative Career (And How To Solve Them)

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    Are you a creative? Do you desire a successful creative career? Following from my previous blog post about self belief, and why it’s important for any freelancer, creative or business owner, I wanted to touch on the numerous ways you can be ruining your creative career… Sorry to be blunt, but it’s true! (As I...

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    The Traveling Sketchbook: November – February 2018

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    It’s been a busy few weeks and months for myself and my brother, as we have been traveling since September 2017 through Asia (Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Hong Kong, Tokyo all the way down Eastern Australia), and have finally resided in Sydney for a year! We are well and truly the other side of the world,...

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