Tuesday, 15 June 2010

Comic Now Available!

The city walls project finished in December 09 and since has gone on sale in the Black Books market Belfast , Bristol Comic Expo 2010, Gosh! comics London, Mission Hall Quilts Derry, and the 2D Festival 2010 . It's also available by mail order from koniption at hotmail . com

You can also see me discussing the project in this short documentary by Craig Smith -CLICK TO PLAY 'Fractured Visions'

Monday, 19 October 2009

Live Arts!

A combination of digital and hand drawn techniques have been used throughout this strip. In this picture the background is digital and the characters hand drawn and composited in later. Can you recognise which of Derry's famous arts venues Mr Maximo and Rabbit are dancing by?

All along the watch tower...

A comparison of military watchtowers on the walls over the years

Tuesday, 22 September 2009

Arts on the Walls

Only a truely gorgeous sunny day I took some photos of evidence of the Arts alive and well on the Walls....

Wednesday, 9 September 2009


What's in a Name? The 'London' cross appears on the 'Derry' Crest. (An interesting note is that no one seems to know for sure who or what the skeleton represents....)

Saturday, 20 June 2009

Starting the walk -

The railings in the background are at St Augustines... I had thought this might be the first image of the comic, but I have since gone on to do two more that come before it....

3 churches

One of the first things Mr Maximo and Rabbit notice are the 3 different churches within a short space of each other on the walls