Ankhou Graphic Design

Web development, graphic design, and photography by Ian Houghton, based in Revelstoke, BC.

TJ Schiller ski design win

6 Comments | posted 26/11/09

I’m really stoked right now because I just found out that my design has been picked by TJ Schiller to be featured on his next season’s CoreUPT pro model. A big thanks to TJ and his crew for running the contest, and congratulations to the runners-up, Daichi Ishikawa and Joseph Toney, looks like you guys’ll […]

my logo has won at

3 Comments | posted 14/11/09

I entered a competition recently at Vote For Art, a new business partnered with several North American universities. The contest was to design a logo for the business, which aims to source its content from the community it creates. The goal of Vote For Art is to update the design of university clothing across the […]

threadless t-shirt design up for scoring

0 Comments | posted 9/10/09

My t-shirt design is now up for scoring, please click through and vote ‘5’ and ‘I’d wear it’ to help me out (if you like it).

threadless submission

0 Comments | posted 1/10/09

I’ve submitted the illustration to Threadless in an attempt to get it printed. If you’d like a copy of the shirt, or just want to help me out, take a look. I’ll be posting another entry when scoring opens. Cheers! Score this design: “Mecha Samurai Robo Bear,” to help it get printed on Threadless!

character illustration

0 Comments | posted 28/09/09

This was an attempt at drawing an original character without reference images. I don’t know about ‘original’, but I managed to keep the referencing purely to looking up the Kanji character for ‘death’ (which my friend informs me is actually ‘dead’ – this reflects my knowledge of the Japanese language). Thanks to Avarine for mentioning […]