Don’t Panic interview: Christopher Sickels
Christopher Sickels creates 3D illustrations which have appeared in numerous magazines, books, newspapers and adverts, making him a very popular multi-tasker within the arts. He has conjured up a world full of endearing, intricately made puppets. Red Nose Studio is where his characters come alive.
What came first, the desire to illustrate, or the desire to make models? And how did you fuse the two together?
The desire to illustrate was what I pursued in college, but even as a kid I always enjoyed taking things apart and making toys from things we had around the house. The interest in puppets and models really grew after college and it was then when I wanted to find a way to combine my love of building puppets with my passion for illustration. Read more…