The Most Experienced Picture Strip Artist in The Business!
Award-winning Children's illustration, comic strips and comic art; Advertising picture strips, Character Development, Pop Art, Animation (key-Frames), storyboards, cartoon-art, Conceptual-art for Gaming etc. All work either vector or traditional.
Awards (a selection):
D&AD Gold (advertising) for Superheroes of The Sea
Business Continuity Poster Awards, Silver (Posters)
eLit Book awards 2012 (Gold) The Legend of One Eyed Jack, Bob Outman (Children's Books)
USA Best Books Award 2013 (Silver) The Legend of One Eyed Jack, Bob Outman (Children's Books)
eLit Book Awards 2017 (Silver) Hurry Up Slowpoke Bob Outman (Chilidrens Books)
Best Books Awards USA 2018 (Finalist) Catching The Christmas Spirit, Bob Outman (Children's Books)
Purple Dragonfly Book Awards 2018 "Holiday" Category (1st Place) for Catching The Christmas Spirit, Bob Outman (Children's Books)
Moonbeam Children's Books Award 2018 (Gold) Catching The Christmas Spirit, Bob Outman (Chilidrens Books)
Clients: Walt Disney, Faber and Faber, Brown Books, Disney Publishing, Marvel/DC, DC Thmpson (Dandy), EMI, Hasbro, Mattel, Ford, ICI, Kodak, Boots, Dulux,Texaco, LWT, Polydorm,Amstrad, BBC, Philips, Mitsubishi,Telecom, Golden Wonder, Polycell, Interflora, EMI, Citicorp, Quantas, TSB,Weetabix, Army Recruitment, British Oxygen, Pepsi, Sanyo, Barclays, McDonald's, Adidas, Vogue, Guinness, etc.
Testamonials (a selection)
"…your skills are closer to Raphael than any employed by most modern students…”
— Brian Sewell, Art Critic, London Evening Standard, TV Celebrity and former Art Dealer at Christie's Auctioneers, London.
"...Franks offers the kind of drawing skills most artists can only dream of attaining...the international success he has achieved is well-deserved, as he's easily the best we have.." —Mike Hamblin, Creative Director, Finex Communications Plc, St James's London.