Wednesday, 21 October 2015

strip from Rogue Trooper, The Walking Dead

strip from Rogue Trooper, The Walking Dead, by Lee Robson & myself james newell on the art

Thursday, 15 October 2015

Zarjaz #25- 17 days to go!

To herald the launch of the next wave of comics from FQP, we will be updating the blog each day with a look at one of the strips.

Today we look at Rogue Trooper- The walking Dead, which will be appearing in Zarjaz #25.

Art By James Newell- click to view larger version

Lee Robson (Writer: Rogue Trooper- The Walking Dead) is the writer/co-creator of the critically acclaimed OGN Babble. His work has also appeared in FutureQuake, Something Wicked and theAccent UK series of themed anthologies. Find his blog at

James Newell (Art: Rogue Trooper- The Walking Dead) Big 2000 AD & Zarjaz fan, loves drawing comic, links to my works can be seen at http://jamescnewell.blogspot.ieemail: 

Join us tomorrow as we take a look at another upcoming strip!

Tuesday, 6 October 2015

Fearless by james newell

my entry to Septembers 2000ad forum art comp, based on  KEK-W, Dave Kendell & Ellie De Ville's wonderful series, especially Fear's eposode! in the pages of 2000ad,42607.0.html

Sunday, 16 August 2015

Final image of the 31 day challange

here is my final image for the 31 day drawing challenge 2015, thanks to Donal for all his hard work posting images, you can find all this years work at he following link:

and visit the PubScrawl at

Sunday, 26 July 2015

Monday, 27 April 2015

Mean Machine Angel

Mean Machine Angel of 2000ad , draw for this months 2000ad forum competition, inspired by Chris (Cunningham) Halls design for the 1995 Judge Dredd film.

Saturday, 4 April 2015

John Copper & Brett Ewins passed away in February

John Copper & Brett Ewins passed away in February, 2 wonderful artist that worked for 2000ad and other titles.
This work is my tribute to them illustrating 2 of their popular characters, One Eye Jack & Kano from Bad Company.
Other illustrated tributes can be seen over at the 2000ad Forum Art Compition, I was trilled to get First place this month, thanks to all that voted.

Saturday, 28 March 2015

Martin's Ape, comic strip

Martin's Ape, is a comic strip soon to be in a one off publication, will
post details when I have them my self.

james newell

Saturday, 14 February 2015

Hand made sketch book & water colour block

this is a hand made sketch book & water colour block, I made from recycled letterhead paper and a postcard water colour block, bound with the cover from a Kathy  material swatch book, thanks to Eimear for the materials.

Please check out Eimear site at the following link
--   james newell  
. . . illustration, design & publications by james newell