Tag Archives: Blood

Rencounter

Rencounter (meaning: 1. An unplanned meeting. 2. A hostile encounter or contest) was a short film I worked on for Liverpool’s second Kino Cabaret. It is based on the idea that, taken out of context, events can be deceptive and … Continue reading

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Ghouls, Ghosts and Gold – October 2012

Wow! I can’t believe how long October seemed to last this year. Was it really only a month ago that I was working on the Carrington’s advert? Obviously, I know that it was, but it just seems so much longer … Continue reading

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Pigs Might Fly Blood

It’s been several years since I first discovered Pigs Might Fly blood and I’ve been meaning to write something about it for a while now. Pigs Might Fly comes in two different shades – standard and dark and was specially … Continue reading

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Two Weddings and A Beheading – July 2012

And so wedding season is upon us again. I haven’t really done many weddings so far this year, but have two wedding make ups to do this month and two weddings to attend as a guest. The first was for … Continue reading

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Violet City

Set in a fantasy steampunk world, Violet City tells the story of Flynn, a young man setting out to find out why his mum mysteriously disappeared when he was a child. What he finds is a world run by the … Continue reading

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The End Of An Era – June 2012

The first week of June I spent walking across Scotland with my Dad. I don’t know why I’ve suddenly decided to do these walking challenges, such as firewalking in March, but all suggestions welcome, I quite like the idea of … Continue reading

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A Zombie Jamboree – May 2012

It’s been a while, but my trusty bottle of blood has once again proved its worth. This month saw the arrival of 2.8 Hours Later in Liverpool. It’s a live action zombie chase across the city. Participants are given a … Continue reading

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Saint Dracula 3D

Saint Dracula is a fictional biblical story, telling of a lost love and a misunderstood legend. Through the centuries the eponymous anti-hero has been searching for Clara, his true love. The film is set in modern day, with Clara about … Continue reading

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Here Come the Vampires – August 2011

Over the last few years of working in make up I have made a slasher film, done ghost make up, murder victims, scars, zombies, witches and werewolves. I have worked on make up for the Bride of Dracula. I have … Continue reading

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Two Very Different Developments – March 2011

I have been trying, over the last few months to increase my understanding of the film making process. Whilst on Violet City, I’ve been trying to learn about camera angles, ‘crossing the line’, sound and editing. This month I started … Continue reading

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