Quinn Creative Thought for the Day An occasional blog from Quinn Creative

‘Simpsonized’ Cartoon Illustrations

Had a bit of fun teaching my TAFE drawing class today and produced a couple of demonstration illustrations for the students. The theme was to produce a self portrait drawn in the style of the...

Bi-partisan caricatures

Here’s a couple of recent caricature illustrations I produced for the good folks at Enigma Advertising. Michael Costa and Michael Photios spoke at an election related funtion. Challenge for me was to create engaging,...

Comic art ‘halftone dot effect’ tutorial

Greetings all. Here’s a video tutorial I made a little while ago that comic art fans might be interested in. It demonstrates a groovy way to create a classic ‘halftone dot’ effect using Adobe Photoshop....

Angry Santa Painting

Here’s a bit of Yuletide silliness that I painted the other day. I figured Santa is like most of us, and has some bad days at the office! This image is based on a drawing...

Old meeting ‘notes’

Scurrying around some old papers, I found some ‘notes’ that I had taken over the years at some University committee meetings. Interesting in retrospect to see how my brain was working. I can’t imaging what all the...

AFL/Toyota Caricature project

A recent caricature project for an AFL/Toyota promotional campaign. Challenge here was to depict some current AFL players as if they were still young kids (quite the task given that some of these chaps...