Cover art for The Spectator Oz…Read More
Couple of new ones for Australian Penthouse -- our peace-lovin' terrorist is in the current October issue, and Shakespearean Tragedy, Oz-style is featured in November's...Read More
Hot off the press! Actually, not even at press yet! We've just had a spill and our Prime Minister is now an ex-PM...Read More
Late call on this week's Spectator cover, so gave me a good excuse to keep it simple. The story I've illustrated is from Neil Brown and in light of recent gender topics discusses mens' desertion of the ALP...Read More
Cover art for this week's Spectator Australia features ex-PM Kevin Rudd walking on water. Sort of...Read More
Cover art for The Spectator Australia. Big thanks to Dave Follett for his colour assistance!Read More
I had fun with this week's cover art for this week's Spectator Australia!Read More
This week's cover art for The Spectator Australia - on Labor's short memory...Read More
Cover art for the Spectator Australia Christmas Double Issue of 2012...Read More
I had fun with this week's Spectator Australia cover art...Read More
Was a busy month in November, so I didn't have time to upload the new Spectator and Spectator Australia covers.Read More
This week's cover art for The Spectator Australia, drawing (get it?) from Rowan Dean's lead article on Gillard as 'The Great Emitter'...Read More
Here's a sneak peek at tomorrow's Spectator Australia cover art, based on Rowan Dean's lead article on K. Rudd...Read More
Another busy Spectator week! I was commissioned to draw both the UK and Australian covers - both due on the same day... Eeek!...Read More
Cover art for this week's Spectator Australia illustrates the magazine's editorial line of Gillard's slide in popularity over her term, pinpointed to her backflip over the Carbon Emissions Tax...Read More
Here's a super-fun one for this week's Spectator Australia cover. It illustrates a great Rowan Dean piece on Independents Rob Oakeshott and Tony Windsor, picking up on the following paragraph:
Of the two unlikely heroes, Windsor is the cannier operator whilst Oakeshott is the naive dreamer. Batman and Robin, perhaps...
Please click for a closer view...
A quick process...
Thumbnail roughs are drawn for the Editor to choose. The deadline was tight on this one, so I only offered the one concept, with different angles and tone:
The Editor liked them, but wanted to see another with a classic 60's Batman feel - a fight scene with ZOW! BAF! sound effects, so I happily obliged:
The last one was approved, so I moved on to a more polished sketch:
Then inked and coloured (digitally) to produce the finished art. Here it is in the final, published cover, below...
This issue is on sale on Friday in Australian newsagents or by subscription.
Thanks for stopping by! ~ Anton
Cover art for this week's Spectator Australia features PM Julia Gillard and newly ex-Foreign Minister Kevin Rudd tussling for the leadership; a comedy of errors...Read More
Cover art for this week's Spectator Australia features ex-Prime Minister William McMahon and PM Julia Gillard. During the last few decades McMahon has been mocked and ridiculed, but...Read More