Cover Art Alert!! OK – as alerts go – this one is a year late.. but as I’m populating this new blog… Cover Art Alert!!! I called this one ‘Data Bat’ – and it made the cover of Crawling Under a Broken Moon Issue 13.
This came off the back of playing a lot (too much) Destiny – The Taken King; and I think Oryx muscled his way through the loose constraints of my subconscious and onto the page. Maybe.
A freshly minted piece for an up and coming kickstarter ‘The Umerican Survival Guide‘. The moon peeping in top right is a little homage to local hero, artist Joseph Wright of Derby, whose paintings chronicling The Enlightenment often included the moon, eerily looking on from afar – an esoteric reminder of how little was still known about the world, and the darkness from scientists were in the business of extracting themselves from (with their own particular brand of magic).
Experiment on a Bird in an Air Pump, 1768