Friday, September 10, 2010

Honouring Shaun Tan

Honouring Shaun Tan, the greatest Australian illustrator since Norman Lindsay.

And so it started, I went to Aussiecon 4 to help honour one of the great illustrators of our age...

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Tuesday, June 8, 2010


Patrick J. Jones Presents: Carnival 3000AD
Three part movie. Software: Corel Painter. Price: $9.99 USD per part.

Spend three and a half hours with award winning illustrator and Masterclass teacher Patrick J. Jones as he constructs a future world from sketch to finished art in Corel Painter. Patrick reveals his thought processes and techniques using the latest version of Corel Painter, covering topics such as world building and back-story, plus invaluable tips and tricks to speed up your workflow using custom brushes and palettes: a must-have download for every illustrator considering concept art as a career!

1. Concept Sketching and Composition
2. The Importance of Value
3. Speedpainting
4. Colour Scheme
5. World-building
6. Creating Depth and Mass
7. Implying Detail
8. Finishing Touches

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Sunday, June 6, 2010 New fantasy and sci-fi DVD online store

Back at last after a long time recording and writing in-depth tutorials for my new store!

My first PDF book in a series of tutorial step by step guides will be available from Saturday 5th June at the relaunch of
Downloadable for Kindel, ipad, or laptop viewing, the 50 page books will be priced for a limited time at only $8USD each!

Best wishes,

I expect to be impressed by every piece that comes out of the hands of Patrick. His control of the paint and brushes is truly amazing. His technique is impeccable, but even more important is the way that he handles the color and the composition...

Boris Vallejo

Luscious color! That's the first thing I think when I see one of Patrick's paintings. Then my eyes roam around and see the silky skin of the characters, the intricate design work of their ornamentation...

Julie Bell