A range of portraits for editorial, commissions, or personal projects
Capture is a 10 page comic chapter created for Fly the Colour Fantastica: A Comic Anthology.
Fly the Colour Fantastica is a story-driven comic anthology produced by 12 Australian artists. Through heartfelt storytelling and colour as the main tool, each artist draws one chapter reflecting on the themes of growth, revelation, and small victories.
Fly the Colour Fantastica was awarded a 2016 Silver Ledger Award for Excellence in Australian Comics, and was also a shortlisted finalist in the 2015 Aurealis Awards.
Artists/Authors: Vikki Ong, Eri Kashima, Nadia Attlee, Alicia Braumberger, Viet-My Bui, Sheree Chuang, Rebecca Hayes, Sam Jacobin, Alisha Jade, Sai Nitivoranant, Natasha Sim, Eevien Tan
Published in 2015 by Veriko Operative Pty Ltd. This publication was successfully crowd-funded by Kickstarter. The sold-out hardcover publication, produced in a limited edition run of 500, contains 160 pages of full-colour artwork. A digital version is available for purchase in the Fly the Colour Fantastica online store.
Howdy Partner & Yeehaw
A pair of original digital illustrations – “Howdy Partner” & “Yeehaw” produced as prints.
My online store is currently closed, if you are interested in a print please contact me.
On the Move
Two special commissions inspired by mid-century illustration
‘A History of Pets’ (2013) by Rebecca Hayes
16pp A6 black and white
First printing – grey cover
Second printing – green cover
A History of Pets
Self-published black and white comic zine that chronicles some of my very “peculiar” pets from past and present times.
Produced for the Mini Comic of the Month Club, a subscription series of Australian minicomics delivered straight to your door. Other featured series artists have included Andrew Fulton, Neil Sanders, The Seven Seas, Mel Stringer, Mandy Ord & Pat Grant.
Drawn from Life
A short one-page comic for ‘Drawn From Life‘, a free cartoon newspaper edited and produced by Oslo Davis. The publication features semi-autobiographical and original stories by cartoonists and comic makers from Australia and beyond!
This project was unleashed across Melbourne as part of the 2011 Melbourne Writers Festival, with 35,000 copies distributed to commuters across Melbourne train stations.
Full Artist list: Peter Arkle, Matt Bissett-Johnson, Mirranda Burton
Robin Cowcher, Oslo Davis, First Dog On The Moon, Pat Grant, Nicki Greenberg, Alex Hallatt, Rebecca Hayes, Sarah Howell and David Blumenstein, Fiona Katauskas, Jon Kudelka, Judy Horacek, Andrew Joyner, Matthew Martin, Bruce Mutard, Mandy Ord, Diego Patiño, Bruce Petty, picnick, Shaun Tan, Ron Tandberg, Jo Waite, Andrew Weldon, Jim Woodring, Anthony Woodward
Edited & Produced by Oslo Davis for the Melbourne Writers Festival