Will McLean is a designer and artist working in the Central Coast of NSW where he lives with his wife and 2 children.

Will is a meticulous developer and favours simplicity and clarity within his code. He can’t stand writing things twice so searches for any way to automate. His experiments can be found in the Exercises section of this site.

Will designs within systems. No project is too small for a design system. He favours the unusual, if not, how can he progress? You can read about his work in the Case Studies section of this site.

Updated: June 22, 2018

This is a Art Archive post.

Pros and cons of being a parent

Cons

  • It is tiring
  • You have to get a job
  • You have to give up everything¬† you ever loved doing
  • They take every opportunity to test your patience
  • Your house smells like vomit
  • You have no money
  • Once they learn to talk they never stop
  • They are better at painting than you

Pros

  • You get to spend blissful afternoons collaborating with your beloved daughter on paintings of her favourite soft toys and other make believe creatures that extend your concept of a successful painting experience and exercise your imagination.

A Pappa. By Isla and Will McLean.

Dog dog and Kiki the Monkey. By Isla and Will McLean.

A bow (Like the bow of a ship). By Isla and Will McLean.

Dog Dog. By Isla and Will McLean.

Isla and a clown. By Isla and Will McLean.

Colour experiment. By Isla McLean.

Colour experiment. By Isla McLean.

Colour experiment, Isla McLean

Colour experiment, Isla McLean

Colour experiment, Isla McLean

Colour experiment, Isla and Will McLean

Crunchy the hammer head shark. By Isla and Will McLean.

Colour experiment. By Isla and Will McLean.

Colour experiment. By Isla McLean.