This is the website & Blog for Paul Carpenter, I am a freelance 3d & Motion Graphics artist and Illustrator based in London, here you find examples of my work, 3d, 2d, sketches & photographs and any inspirational images I find on the web.

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Dinosauuuurs

Dinosauuuurs

Inspired by watching Jurassic World with my kids, and memories of drawing Dinosaurs as a kid, I did a few sketches. turned out quite nice!
Parrots

Parrots

Here are some Sketches I did for a job that never came though, for a cheeky parrot.
Ideas for a book

Ideas for a book

A little while ago I went to a conference organised by the Association of Illustrators on the subject of ‘Illustration and the Children’s Book Industry: Secrets to Success’. There were some great illustrators there, Chris Haughton, Claudia Boldt, and Alex T Smith. It was such an interesting day, and I learned so much. But more...
iphone sketches

iphone sketches

I made these sketches on my iphone with a little app called vellum. It’s an amazing little program that just has 3 tools and you get a lovely charcoal quality, it’s the closest I can get to monoprinting these days.  
Man Eating Giant

Man Eating Giant

Here are some initial sketches for a book idea, based on a series of Buddhist fables or short stories. This one is about a prince who defeats a giant with kindness.
Illustrations - Various

Illustrations – Various

Some more illustrations I’ve done over the years, some published, some not.  Some illustrations for Radio Times, Grimm’s Fairy tales. A Greek Myth.
Doodles and sketches.

Doodles and sketches.

I absolutely love doodling, though I don't do as much as I should. here is a selection of ideas for books, stories, short films that I will hopefully one day make a start on.