"If stones could speak,
Then London's praise
Should sound for those w
ho built this church
and city from the ground"

The above quote is taken from the foundation stone in the entrance porch at St. Columb's Cathedral in Derry. They were written in 1633 on the completion of the cathedral. If Stones Could Speak is the title of a project currently being run by Greater Shantallow Community Arts and is funded by the Arts Council of Northern Ireland. The project is designed to provide a creative platform for digital art writers and artists in the Derry area. The aim is to create new work in the form of an anthology of short comic book stories that will use the city of Derry (especially the walled city) as a backdrop. The idea is to "work local and think global". The final artwork will be published and will act as a legacy and enhance the CVs of all those involved.

Greater Shantallow Community Arts
Founded in 1999, GSCA is a community arts organisation based in the Outer North area of Derry in Northern ireland that aims to provide direct access to the arts within communities. It aims to enrich lives, promote artists, the arts and to promote cultural activity. www.gscaderry.com

Sunday, 21 February 2010

Bishops Gate

This was a  quick inky sketch I done a few weeks back when myself and Danny where firing around ideas for what were going to do, story wise. Doing alot of  character stuff at the minute and their mostly on friends, so expected a barrage of head shots shortly!!


  1. seen this at the last meeting love the pose not to much detail nice and dark nice one my fellow artist keep it up p.s liked the idea of this new blog great thought have to get everyone onboard now

  2. cheers man. I thought we needed one. I got the pose from a program online-pose maniacs- stick it in google, its a 3d program that gives u loads of poses and u can turn them as u like.