Drawing Outside Your Comfort Zone – Drawing The Teddy Bear Superhero Hero Ted

Hero Ted - The Superhero Teddy Bear Out To Save the World Before Bedtime
Have you met Hero Ted? He is the Superhero Teddy Bear out to save the world just before bedtime. I had chance a couple of days ago to do a quick character study illustration just to play with some elements of this new hero. Continue reading

Drawing Outside Your Comfort Zone – Three Year Progress

Hero Ted Page One by Nick DavisI talk a lot in Drawing Outside Your Comfort Zone about never giving in, about keep practicing and drawing is like a muscle – the more you exercise it the stronger you get. I am by no means an accomplished artist, although my confidence in my skills have grown that I can draw the Hero Ted scene above, and feel fairly happy about it. Now after the jump I am going to reveal to you the astonishing truth to my artistic progress. Continue reading

Preview A Long Tall Tail Page From The Teddy Bear Cuddly Defenders Comic: Out Of The Attic 2

Fernando The Mouse Lion Meets Wilma Bunny In A Long Tall Tail From The Cuddly Defenders Comic: Out Of The Attic 2

A Long Tall Tail in the Cuddly Defenders Comic: Out Of The Attic #2 is just a regularly everyday story of a Cuddly Bunny and her Mouse Lion. Continue reading

Writing Without Fear – Ideas Are Like Buses… Wait Forever And Three Come At Once

Tristan the Teddy Bear from the Teddy Bear Tales (art by Dan Nokes)As a creative writer you sit there coming up with ideas for storylines, characters and interesting plot hooks. It involves long hours, and sometime waking up in the middle of the night and frantically scribbling the idea down on your phone, or notepad. Then you go to sleep, thinking you’ve come up with he most original story idea ever! Well… I have news for you… Chances are someone has had the same idea as you, this is why ideas are like buses… They all come at once. Continue reading

Full Pencil Preview Of A Long Tall Tail From The Cuddly Defenders Comic: Out Of The Attic 2

Wilma Bunny & Fernando the Mouse Lion (Art by Veronica Smith)Hey Teddy Bear Fans, I have a treat for you today with a preview of the pencils for the new Cuddly Defender story for Out Of The Attic 2 –  A Long Tall Tail featuring Wilma Bunny and Fernando the Mouse Lion.  Continue reading