Handbook “Titanomachy” Artwork

Commissions

To kick off 2013, Handbook is releasing his new album “Titanomachy” via Bandcamp on the 7th of January. A preview mix is currently available on his Soundcloud page. Here’s what Handbook had to say about it: “This album brings it all back to what it’s about. Big, expressive samples, hard hitting drums and all that soul. This features some of Read more

Bugseed “Soundcraft” Album Artwork

Commissions

Here’s the artwork I designed for Cascade Records most recent CD release with Tokyo based beatmaker, Bugseed. “Soundcraft” is available from: www.cascaderecords.fr in CD format (limited to 100 copies) or to download. When Bugseed and I were discussing the artwork, he put forward the concept of creating an image that had the look of an Read more

Handbook “Assortment” Album Artwork

Commissions

Handbook’s latest album release “Assortment” will be available on Loveless Records in November. Jake released the name of the new album via Twitter and literally the first thing that came to mind was an image containing Pick and Mix. Everyone remembers Pick and mix sweets from their childhood right? Where’s a Woolworths when you need one!

Faithful Servant “The Contrast” Mixtape Artwork

Commissions

Brian Davis AKA Faithful Servant got in touch with me about designing some artwork for his up and coming mixtape “The Contrast.” The tape will be available via www.datpiff.com in September so watch this space.

The making of: Handbook’s “Handprints” Album Artwork

Film

Here’s a short film that I produced about the making of Handbook’s latest album release “Handprints” on  Cascade Records. The album is available now so check out the Cascade Records website. Thank you to everyone involved: Amy Hill, Charlie Kirby, Jo McCarthy & Charlie Moore. Lastly, thank you Luke Billing for shooting the footage for me.

Handbook “Handprints” Album Artwork

Commissions

“Handprints” is released today on Cascade Records in both CD and Digital format. As you can see the main inspiration behind the artwork was the album name. I had a lot of fun with my house mates getting paint everywhere. Check out the making of here. “Handprints was produced and put together from December 2011 through Read more

“Arkadişm Erhan” (My Friend Erhan) Short Film Graphics & Artwork

Commissions

The director of ‘Five’ and ‘Hear Our Voices,’ Khurrum M.Sultan, contacted me about working on his latest project ‘Arkadişm Erhan.’ This short film is part of his masters degree which he’s currently completing at The London Film School. Khurrum is planning to take his film to a number of film festivals later on the year so which this space. ‘Arkadişm Erhan,’ for Read more

Supreme Sol x Handbook “Higher Manifestation” Artwork

Commissions

‘Higher Manifestation’ sees the rapper Supreme Sol, from St. Louis Missouri USA, team up with beat producer Handbook from York. When I was initially approached to work on the project I was given the brief that the artwork should have an “Ethereal spiritual vibe / be enlightening in someway.”  It took me a little while to come up Read more

Handbook Banner

Commissions

Handbook and I are back at it again! Jake was looking for a new web banner design for all of his online musical outlets. Jake always uses a photo of himself with three lemon covering his eyes and mouth so I took the whole lemon image a bit further into this design. Check out: Facebook Bandcamp and Soundcloud for all Read more

The Expert: Neckbreakers Beat Tape Artwork

Commissions

Cian Galvin AKA The Expert contacted me about collaborating on his solo project “Neckbreakers”. I instantly wanted to get involved when I heard all of the beats that feature. As Cian was putting together a beat tape I felt compelled to use a cassette within the design. I filled the shell of a hollowed out tape with poster Read more

Cascade Records: Podcast 49 by Pogflipper Artwork

Commissions

I discovered the French record label, Cascade Records, through Handbook’s Podcast 42 mix. I dropped them an email and a few weeks later Sal replied asking if I wanted to design the artwork for their next Podcast. When I discovered the artist I would be designing for was called “Pogflipper,” I thought I had to Read more

Handbook: "Layerism" Artwork

Commissions

Here is my album artwork for Handbook’s latest LP “Layerism” which is available on his Bandcamp Page: http://handbook.bandcamp.com I shot the photo from the window of a plane whilst on my way to Cannes last year. Here’s what Handbook had to say about the album: “This album was created in February 2012 and consists of Read more

Slate The Disco Logo

Commissions

Jordan Worland, Editor of Slatethedisco.com asked me to come up with a logo for his site. We tried a couple of different concepts and eventually settled on the above. Slate The Disco is “an independent site dedicated to Cambridge’s music scene. news + thoughts + chats + recommendations + listings all of the musical variety.” Read more

Handbook: "Werds" Album Artwork

Commissions

This album cover is the second piece of artwork I’ve designed for Jake AKA Handbook. (Click here to see my artwork for “All the Time.”) ‘Werds’ is a collaboration project between Handbook and a various collection of rappers. You should all go and have listen to his work on Soundcloud if you haven’t already. I Read more

Selfmade Pieces Avaliable on Etsy.

Commissions

Early on this year I exhibited a few pieces at Fonica’s SelfMade Exhibition in Leeds. Three of the four pieces are now available to purchase on Richard Chappelow’s Etsy Page at a very modest price. Go have a look here. Here are a few of the pics of the pieces from the show: