I’m now posting drawings on instagram – http://www.instagram.com/simonmckeowndraws Some sketchbook drawings, some stand alone comics and other various drawings. For example:
The Chant of the Big Black Birds of Bendigo is now available at Sticky Institute . 64 pages, black and white with colour cover, A5 size, $7.50.
Very pleased to announce that this is (finally) reaching publication. In post-production now and will be launching at Bendi-Con 2019 at the Bendigo Showgrounds on September 22.
More details on availability to follow.
I’m now working on the follow up to When Bendigo Black Birds Sing, which is to be titled The Chant of the Big Black Birds of Bendigo, and aiming for completion by the end of 2018.
Expect to see more interaction between the people of Bendigo and the Big Black Birds. Here’s a sample page, work in progress.
This will be the fourth instalment of the Bendigo Pub Project of Oscar Lago
Following some hitches with printing ‘When Bendigo Blackbirds Sing’ is now available.
In stock at Sticky Institute for $8. 56 pages, black and white, colour cover.
I’m excited about the release of Fountaineer’s ‘Greater City, Greater Love’ album … the illustrations I’ve done for them appear as a limited edition zine available with the vinyl, go to wearefountaineer.com for a look and listen. Congratulations to all involved, the album’s come together beautifully.
The next installment in The Bendigo Pub Project of Oscar Lago is in the final stages of production, due for release in July 2017, titled ‘When Bendigo Blackbirds Sing’. Expect to find within more news of the revival of The Whipstick Sound, and, if the title hasn’t given it away, more about those big black birds.
Over the last few months I’ve been working on some illustrations for Bendigo band Fountaineer, which have been incorporated into the artwork for their single covers.
Here’s ‘The Cricketers’. Go to wearefountaineer.com to hear the music and other news from the band.