I’ve been messing around with colourising old photographs in Photoshop. This is my grandfather circa 1944 just before the end of WWII.
What better way to start the day than getting your morning caffeine fix while looking at the face of the late great Tiggy Robinson.
A year ago I bought a flat in Empire in Muizenberg. It’s great living right on the beach and the area is clearly on the upswing but one thing was missing…
I spent the last 2 weeks binge-watching Breaking Bad and I can confidently say it’s the best TV series ever created. After watching 2, sometimes even 4, episodes a night I’m going through serious withdrawal.
Today is my friend Carrie’s birthday. Here’s hoping she has a bloody good day.
A while ago I had the idea to write a story about a guy who quits his job to go and live on a deserted tropical island. I didn’t get very far with the story but this is the guy. He’s based on a failed attempt I made at a painting a few years back, READ MORE
Who remembers that old TV show Dahmer and Greg?
Niece number 2 is on the way…
Gary “black cloud” Shanks is a cynical horticulturist friend of mine from Cape Town, South Africa. Here are some facts about Gary told through the wonders of Photoshop…
Today is the birthday of my friend Brendon Gleeson. Brendon is the only surfing friend I have who is willing to put up with my lack of surfing ability and join me in the shark-infested waters of Muizenberg.
The new Stikeez craze that’s struck this country has had polarising effects on parents. Some love them, some curse their existence. There’s one Stikeez they forgot to make though. Based on my parents’ late pooch of the same name I’m pretty sure Tipsy would be a smash hit with Stikeez collectors.
Trish Lee, my friend and owner of the company that I get most of my work from, turned the big double four today. As we all know life begins at forty… four.
A while ago I started on a new painting but things quickly went pear-shaped so I aborted mission and decided to turn it into an illustration instead. Please note that any resemblance to my actual father is purely coincidental… or is it?
A few months ago my friend Zack left for Thailand with his girlfriend where they’re living for the next few months. When he’s not working remotely he surfs and just generally lives the dream. Lucky little shit.
What do Christian Grey and the lead singer of Cape Town punk rock band Half Price have in common? Well they both make the ladies weak at the knees… for very different reasons but still.