Gerard Thomas Illustration
pens & markers, vector, 3D...
Finding the ‘essence’ within great automotive designs and boiling it down to the most simple profile, or detail; to create forms that are abstract, yet instantly recognisable to any automotive fan.
I like spaceships and things...
concept designs, flights of fancy...
art + design blog
Reading Time: 5 minutes As much as I like pen and paper, having endless sketchbooks or loose sheets pile up, or worse, inadvertently end up in the bin, was a pain.Read More
“ For a span and some they inched their way deeper into the void; inhabiting, acquiring... plundering. With each forward step another layer peeled away, revealing a new marvel the universe had held close to its chest. And with each marvel, a doorway leading them deeper still.
Then, in what seemed like an instant, they vanished. Left behind, monolithic foundations spread over the void, the remains of their construct with no indication as to how, or why… or even who.
Dormant for an eon, their outposts and technologies, neatly ordered, lay in wait to be woken from slumber – the bones of a vast, ready made civilisation awaiting to begin once again.
And at the centre of this complex, a lifeless system and a planet that seemingly held the clues to what lay before; and what may lie ahead. Clues it would not give up easily…”
designing for speed...
diary of a space person
The idea of being able to construct small structures from heavier and more ‘environmentally’ efficient materials, all from a catalogue of blocks that could be easily handled onsite by a few people is an idea well worth investigating. Imagine how the urban landscape would change visually…Read More