Awarded by the 3x3 Professional Illustration Annual No. 10.
Featured in Illustration Now! Volume 5. Taschen Publishing 2014.
Sea Ways is my contribution to an exhibition called The Art of Superstition. The exhibition is a collection of forty works by members of Illustrators Ireland. My piece examines maritime superstitions and traditions from Irish, English and Scottish fishing communities.I developed an old world feel in the artwork, using a muted palette and utilising ageing textures including hintsof linocut and wood block printing. There are several omens represented in the illustration, from seadogs,redheads and clergymen to spilt blood and forbidden words...