professional history

professional history

  • comic artist
    • published in anthologies across Australia
    • self published – I’ve done the printing, the marketing, the conventions and, incidentally, the making comics side of it.
    • see my comicography for more
  • freelance illustration and design
    • merchandise for OzTAKU, including badges and cards
    • illustration and layout work on Open the Door to Inquiry, made available to schools across Victoria
    • lead inks and illustration on the VELS calendar, distributed to libraries across Victoria
    • concept art
  • merchandise designer for the Human Rights Arts and Film Festival 2008
  • studied 3d art and animation at the Academy of Interactive Entertainment
  • Marketing Communications officer in the Australian Public Service, specialising in stakeholder management

strengths and focuses

  • concept art, especially painting and lineart
  • quick turnarounds and high volume ideas in a short time
  • comic illustration
  • storyboarding
  • colours and costumes
  • research


  • English
  • Mandarin
  • Japanese


  • Photoshop (from 5 to CS5),  Painter (7 through 11), Illustrator, Autodesk Maya, 3d coat, Manga Studio, Paint tool SAI
  • basic HTML and CSS


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