View Robin Tatlow-Lord's profile on LinkedIn


Bachelor of Design (Visual Communication: Illustration) 2010
University of South Australia

Certificate IV, Visual Art Practice 2005
Adelaide Central School of Art

Clients / Industry Experience


Clorox / Crushpix, California USA
Instructional Animation (edits)


Adobe Youth Voices, San Francisco USA
Character and Animation workshop

Guildhouse and the South Australian Museum
Whale Windows cross-media project

Red Cross Australia
End of Financial Year Animation

Adelaide Writers’ Festival, South Australia
Panel Chairperson: Graphic Novels

Royal Automotive Association of South Australia
Membership Changes Animation

Carclew Youth Arts, SA
Children’s art workshops (seasonal, since 2008)


Clorox / Crushpix, California USA
Aplicare Instructional Animation

Moore Interaction, NSW
Promotional cartoon for ‘The Wishing Well Series’

Murrumbidgee Irrigation Ltd, NSW
Educational cartoon ‘Eb and Flo: A Long Way to Go’


Giggly Kids Children’s Entertainment
Illustrations for ‘Hot Air Balloon’ picture book

Family By Family
Writer, illustrator and designer of children’s resource materials

The Australian Centre for Social Innovation
Cartooning and visualisation services for Radical Redesign projects

The Bicycle Institute of South Australia
Poster design and illustration

Ngaire Millar
Illustrations for internet safety educational materials

Op Shop Tours Australia
Tour guide & cartoonist


Dear Santa
Illustration and design

Adelaide Central School of Art
Digital Media tutor

Griffith Review
Graphic Novel adaptation of a short story by Nick Earls, for Griffith Review 32

City of West Torrens
Public art project for the Children’s Library at Hilton

City of Norwood, Payneham and St Peters
Children’s art and craft workshops

Format Collective
Comic strip and artwork commissions


Three D Radio
CD Cover design and artwork for ‘Depth Charge 9’ compilation

Merge Magazine
Editorial illustration and writing

2003 – 2009

Quench Studios
Character design and animation for national
television commercial (Carman’s Muesli Bites)

City  of Playford; YWCA Adelaide; Northern Sound System
Drawing instructor and mural facilitator at various youth art workshops

YWCA Australia
Design and illustration for national Enrol and Vote! campaign during federal election

Seacliff Youth Centre; Paringa Park Primary School; Holdfast Bay Council; Fish Out Of Water
Mural design and painting

Awards, Grants & Distinctions

Recipient of the 2011 Colin Thiele Scholarship for Creative Writing

2011 – 2012 Media Resource Centre (MRC) Animation Production Initiative supported writer/director

‘Donut Hunters’ Nominated for Best Animation in the 2011 South Australian Screen Awards

Shortlisted for the 2010 Qantas Spirit of Youth Awards (SOYA) (Visual Communication Category)


The Book Beast 2010
The Reading Room, Adelaide, South Australia

SALA Moving Image Showcase 2010
Adelaide, South Australia

Caballo Prieto Azabache / My Dark Horse 2010
Sala de Arte Alvaro Blancarte, Tijuana, Mexico

Sweet Ride 2008
Irving Baby, Adelaide, South Australia

Sticky Lala 2008
Carclew Youth Arts, Adelaide, South Australia

Hokku 2006
Higher Ground, Adelaide, South Australia

Flourish 2005
Sprouts Vegetarian Café, Adelaide, South Australia

Books, Mini-comics and Zines

The Huffs and the Budges (published by Family By Family)
Griffith Review #32 (contributor)
Pettyfolly 1: Lullaby
Pettyfolly 2: Artists
Pettyfolly 3: Showtime
Comic Book Reviews #1
Op Shopping Principles
Fist Full of Comics (contributor)
Fauna de Tijuana; Mexico City; New York Sketcheroo

Just Stop Thinking About It                                                          


As You Can Imagine


David Ronan, Producer, Crushpix Video Production, San Francisco
Lauren Marie Taylor,
Bay Area Network Co-ordinator, Adobe Youth Voices
Chris Edser, Animator and Illustrator, Quench Studios


Posted in


%d bloggers like this: