this site is... what's new? animation interactive painting who is?


Mostly about my animations... some short films about sheds, fish and art

If you want the backstory: it's ongoing fun with drawings and paintings that move, with narrative, and with experimental collaborations... inspired by - among others - FooFoo, Roobarb, Gromit, Svankmajer, Mervyn Peake, teaching students, conversations with random friends and very random colleagues, words...beauty...my garden...

If you want the artspeak: it's practice-based research and experiments that sit in between Painting, New Media, Animation ...using "repurposed" technology in a way that is blodgy and rough and has a bit of an attitude - retro new media ...explorations of the marks computers can make and how far they can support the organic process of drawing/ painting/ storytelling...how the way the paintings move becomes part of the language of the medium

If you want the truth: it's what I get up in the mornings for...

This site is mostly about what's new...but there is some ancient history of interactive experiments for lovers of archaeology...