Shakespeare’s Ophelia, digital restoration and colouring Victoriana

It was my pleasure to work on this fine steel engraving From Shakespeare’s Hamlet, Ophelia sits on a low branch in the moonlight. Made from an 1873c black and white engraving by Charles Cousen (1819 – 1889) of Ophelia, after a painting Arthur Hughes (1832 – 1915). Unfortunately, a fine Victorian steel engraving will never […]

Way Hay Wacom Tablet, something I have wanted for a long time

It is true, I could never afford a Wacom Tablet Since I started this business, I knew I needed a Wacom Tablet, but it’s like a lot of things – it just gets put in the nice-to-have list. I can illustrate without it; I did a lot of work in vectors and airbrushed with my […]

A re-launched website and a new era for Moose Disco

I’ve had the business running for about two-and-a-half years, but up until lately I haven’t really thought about writing a blog. With the re-launch of my website I am going to start blogging so watch this space. I’m going to start by giving you a quick catch up on some of the things that have […]