Category Archives: charity

dog portraits

While I was in Hong Kong last month, I helped out my friend Alex, who runs Dogalicious, a healthy dog food company, at his stand at the pink dot festival. I offered pet portraits of people’s dogs, in exchange for … Continue reading

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Hong Kong visit

I’m in HK at the moment, for various projects, and just took part in the Symposium for Disaster Risk Reduction at the Hong Kong PolyU.Author Martha Keswick and I gave a presentation as part of the campaign for Disaster Risk … Continue reading

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animals asia Christmas cards

I’ve designed some Christmas cards for my favourite animal charity again this year, Animals Asia. I worked on lots of different ideas, and three were chosen for the cards. I tried to make them cute, but not too cute…If you’re … Continue reading

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Animals Asia products

I was recently asked to design some products for the charity Animals Asia. These products are sold here and the profits go towards their work saving animals.I painted illustrations of wonderful moonbears, as I really love them and can’t stand … Continue reading

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kung hei fat choi

Wishing you all the best for the year of the monkey! *This is an adapted version of an image I made for the Keswick Foundation charity in HK.

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a little extra Christmas

Here’s a cute little thing I drew for the Croucher Foundation in HK this year. Yes, that’s the star ferry speeding along there, obviously in a hurry to get home for Christmas…

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Max & Mei books

Martha, who wrote the bilingual Max & Mei books I illustrated, donated some books to an orphanage in China for Half the Sky, and we were sent these photos of the kids enjoying them. They’re adorable!I’m so happy to see … Continue reading

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moon bear merchandise

My charity project this year was for Animals Asia, which is devoted to the welfare of wild and urban animals in Asia, and also works towards the conservation of endangered species. Because I love bears, I specifically worked with them … Continue reading

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charity christmas cards

I’ve designed a range of christmas cards this year for ndi moyo, a charity that provides palliative care for HIV/AIDS sufferers in Malawi. Here are some of my favourite designs. I based them all around traditional Christmas themes of baubles, … Continue reading

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