“I enjoy large-scale jobs because I can pay more attention to detail, so the bigger the reproduction of my work, the better. That’s why my illustrations integrate so well with murals.”
“After more than 20 years’ experience, I can say that I’ve begun like almost everybody in my profession – drawing and painting for as long as I can remember. And I still do it today. I work on strong well-structured compositions that can easily guide the eyes of passers-by around the artwork, establishing an immediate connection to the idea that’s been represented.”
“I use a rich and bright colour palette, using loads of brushstrokes and different layers of colour so that the tones look ‘alive’.”
His work has been recognised by international publications such as Communication Arts, New York’s Society of Illustrators, The Society for News Design, Spectrum, 3×3, Applied Arts, Lurzer’s Archive Best Illustrators Worldwide and TASCHEN Illustration Now!. Yet, for David, his greatest achievement lies in having been able to turn his passion into a career.