Coming soon ! This project goes back maybe eight years. It was launched in a pub ( the best place to do these things ) as I joined Reality Skimming Press as their house artist. WIth my background in palaeontolgy and the publishers long gestating wish to do a ‘colonist ship hits space dinosaur planet’ it was time to get the project going. My role was as world builder, writer and illustrator. You can read more it HERE.
It’s Way Back day. I’m not even sure what I was searching for when I found these. Way Back I did a lot of covers for the Alberta Palaeontological Society bulletins. Continue reading
This was one of those covers that made me immediately say,” Ah man, I need that. I need that now.” Of course I had to wait until the book actually came out. Continue reading
I told her that her mom had bought it for me on our honeymoon at Emerald Lake. Continue reading
I’m deep into a new project with Reality Skimming Press. It’s part of the Okal Rey Saga but set in the deep ( for them ) past. MEGA is the name of the world and the tale of the first accidental colonists. MEGA is a lush primeval world that the colonists must learn to navigate and eventually make their home. My role is world/creature/ecology designer. With a background in palaeontology as well my art I’m in pig heaven. – Jeff
I’ve been busy creating a series of scenes and the final cover art for Okal Rey Saga’s ‘Shepherds of Sparrows’. It’s been a lot of fun digging a little deeper into a book beyond just a single image. – Jeff