New year, same mental health struggles? Try animation director Craig Minchington‘s 3rd tip in his mindfulness series, self-awareness.Continue reading “Craig Minchington’s Mental Health Awareness Series: Tip 3 – Self-Awareness”
My Digital Sketchbook – like one huge box of LEGO, where every piece is stored until one day an idea leads you down the path of creating something you hadn’t expected. Mixing, moulding, experimenting… a widespread of elements coming together in front of you to create some very cool happy accidents that you couldn’t even imagine. That’s when something magical happens.Continue reading “Inside My Digital Sketchbook: Skeeva”
Oh, the wonderful August weather. We definitely haven’t missed the rain! But with typically unpredictable weather, comes one of nature’s most special gifts – the rainbow. Have you spotted one yet? We were inspired to create our very own spectrum of visual vibrancy, through our talent’s illustration.Continue reading “An Illustration Rainbow”
It’s #WorldGothDay! Who else are we going to be talking about other than our favourite maverick man, Billelis?Continue reading “Behind The Scenes With Billelis”
“The piece below was originally a letter that I’d written to a former student. Since then it’s gone through a few alterations. I wanted to share it with you because it’s nearing the end of the school year, and as someone who keeps a thread to his past, I remember what it felt like to be there.
I don’t recall the specifics of why I wrote to her, but I wonder if it had to do with the uncertainties that come with being an artist, especially one who is about to graduate from school in a couple of weeks. I guess then, this letter is really an open letter to those of you who are in a similar space now.” – Marcos ChinContinue reading “An Open Letter to Art Students”
“People keep asking if I’m back and I haven’t really had an answer, but yeah, I’m thinking I’m back.” He is most definitely back.Continue reading “NEWS: Billelis Designs Dynamic Visuals for Latest Blockbuster Trilogy ‘John Wick Chapter 3, Parabellum’”
You have to feed imagination from a young age. Encourage those ideas, build on that creative vision and spark new ones as you go along, it’s all part of the process. But how far will you go to make yourself stand out?Continue reading “NEWS: It’s Your Time To Break Through… Calling All Student Creatives!”
Ground-breaking, start-up (and Tesla rival) CHJ Automotive launched their extended-range electric vehicle – L.I. One – last week in Beijing with the help of a carefully crafted, CG commercial directed by NERD Productions’ Peter S.
We are over the moon to welcome award-winning, multidisciplinary director and illustrator Craig Minchington to the NERD roster. Specialising in vibrant and dynamic 3D and CGI, Craig’s work (as well as his Instagram feed) is absolutely infectious.
We’re excited to reveal our animated TV spot Soaring Flavours for luxury ice cream brand London Dairy, directed by Garth Lee.