Friday, March 30, 2012

Shoot and Arrow off my Head

I'm learning Illustrator... this is my first attempt... I was quite pleased how it came out :)

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Can I kick it?

Can I kick it? by helencarter1001
Can I kick it?, a photo by helencarter1001 on Flickr.

Current obsession.... type!

Monday, March 12, 2012


This is my entry for this weeks Illustration Friday... excuse me if I have repeated this post but I accidently deleted the it from Flickr and it automatically cancels it from the blog at the same time

Saturday, March 10, 2012


Yield by helencarter1001
Yield, a photo by helencarter1001 on Flickr.

this weeks entry into Illustartion Friday... I posted this again because I prefer this version... more vintage :)

Thursday, March 8, 2012

Wednesday, March 7, 2012

Death by Suffocation

Death by suffocation by helencarter1001
Death by suffocation, a photo by helencarter1001 on Flickr.

This is a nother illustration I did with inkpad and lettermpress. I'm getting very addicted to type at the moment!... i went today to the National Print museum in Dublin to see an exhibition on the alphabet and also to have a look at their printing presses etc... very interesting :)

Tuesday, March 6, 2012


Alphabet by helencarter1001
Alphabet, a photo by helencarter1001 on Flickr.

the hipstamatic alphabet... all the letters were shot with various film and lens combination from the hipstamatic app for Iphone

Monday, March 5, 2012


Intention by helencarter1001
Intention, a photo by helencarter1001 on Flickr.

This is an illustration I have done for Illustration Friday to illustrate the word Intention... I used Inkpad and Lettermpress.. both for the Ipad... I am liking these apps :)

Thursday, March 1, 2012

I have been using a lot of new apps on my ipad recently... one I really like is called LetterMpress and Inkpad I really like them and hope to be a bit more adventurous with them when I can use them properly... Here is a photo I touched up with both apps and also another called Scratches