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About me

Art director, lover of gadgets, cooking, coffee, AFL/Bloods, real food & good wine. Baking nerd. Buddhist. Dad. Built for comfort, not speed. A little bit gay.

In depth

Name: Andrew

Previous homes: London, England; Sydney, Australia; Blackheath, Australia

Current home: Blue Mountains, Australia

Birthday: February 17 (Aquarius) one of two – identical twin brother, Matthew

Birth place: Sydney, Australia (King George V Memorial Hospital for Mothers and Babies, Camperdown to be exact)

Height: 5’9″

Hair: Brown

Eyes: Brown/Green

Glasses: For reading/computer work though I wear them most of the time

Tatts: Two – one on each arm

Occupation: Graphic Designer/Art Director

Languages: English (fluent)

Undies: Aussiebum

Shoe size: 9.5/10

Pets: Anzac (Australian Cattle Dog) RIP 25.09.2010; Cadbury and Josophan (Labradors)

Movies, theatre, music, singing, travel, reading, motorbikes (yes, I do ride), reading, photography, softball, flying (want to get my helicopter licence), getting to the country, scuba diving, buddhism, walking on the beach, watching the world/people go by, family, talking, good company, having a laugh, sitting with friends with a glass of wine and not saying anything, community issues.

Film: Get Real, Beautiful Thing, Moulin Rouge, Bridget Jones’ Diary, Amelie, Latter Days, Harry Potter, any James Bond, some sci fi

TV: Doctor Who, Coronation Street, The Good Wife, Downton Abbey, Scott 7 Bailey, Law & Order, Falling Skies, Defiance, Covert Affairs, Suits, Utopia, Dominion, Wentworth, Amazing Spaces, 24, Nurse Jackie, Game of Thrones, Gardening Australia, Project Runway.

Colour: Purple

Porn Star: Boomer Banks

Composer: Karl Jenkins

Music: Diana Krall, M People, Heather Small, Chicane, Fascinating Aida, Lee Lessack, Amanda McBroom, Swing Out Sister, Kylie, Linda Eder, Wendy Matthews, Tina Arena, Madeline Peyroux, Melody Gardot

Design item: iMac

Magazines/papers: Donna Hay, Sydney Morning Herald, Gardening Australia, Real Living, Mandala,

Food: Any – love cooking and experimenting

Flower: African Violet (blame my Gran), any native Australian

Writer: Patricia Cornwell, David Eddings, JK Rowling, Terry Pratchett

Actor: Ben Silverstone, Bruce Willis (Because I think he’s hot!)

Actress: Whoopi Goldberg, Ruth Cracknell, Zoe Wannamaker, Maggie Smith, Judi Dench

Hero of fiction: Batman

Artist: Georges Seurat

Typeface: Helvetica by Max Miedinger

Holiday destination: England/Ireland/Austria/Japan/somewIhere  haven’t been

City: Sydney/London/Dublin/Vienna

Country: Australia/England/Ireland/Austria/Ja[an

Thanks to Jockohomo for the bio idea.

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