The white light spectrum is the facilitator to what we generally consider aesthetically beautiful. More specifically, it is the home of orange and, by variation, ginger. Thus, the author tends to be a colourful character who is rather well liked and, in fact, rather good. His lives in the equally kaleidoscopic city of Newcastle upon Tyne, which is, paradoxically, quite grey.
He is a commercial artist and illustrator whose work has appeared in commercials and movies—both in the United States and internationally. He has collaborated on projects for comics, graphic novels, book covers, television, and movies as a cowriter, illustrator, and storyboard artist.