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                       What if...? That's how it starts.

I've been drawing cartoons for over 25 years and the one question that people always ask is 'Where do you get your ideas from?'. I don't start out trying to visualise a picture, or to come up with a funny line. First, I see a situation. Then I think 'what if...?'. Cartoons allow you to have great 'what if' moments. They open up a world of possibilities. 'What if an elephant was sitting in the corner of the room?', 'What if everyone in this meeting was a super-villain?', 'What if...?'. It means I can create unexpected, memorable images that quickly convey the message you need to get across.

Poopy Dog
Training cartoon mobile phone
cartoon mascot for MePat services
Whale drawing from AnimalAngst book
Scottish Runner Buckfast

The BIG Picture

As a trained graphic designer and business owner for many years, I understand branding and the challenges you face in reaching your audience. My aim is to add something a bit different, something that will really get you noticed.

So, if you see me in a meeting with a far-away look in my eye, then I'm probably thinking 'what if...?'.

Where ideas come from