Iain works primarily in acrylics and acrylic inks but also dabbles in oil paints, pencil, ink and digital colouring. He divides his creative time between Worldcon promotional art and fan art (for Doctor Who and other Science Fiction and Fantasy).
For Dublin 2019: An Irish Worldcon he created the cover art for the Souvenir Book and Pocket Guide plus artwork for badges, adverts, groats (volunteer payment vouchers), several progress reports and the ‘Slices’ t-shirt. He was a panel member at LonCon 2014 and Dublin 2019 and is currently working on the Glasgow in 2024 Worldcon bid.
Iain was a finalist for the Hugo Award for Best Fan Artist 2020 and a nominee for the European Science Fiction Society 2020 Hall Of Fame Award. His painting “Shipbuilding Over The Clyde” has been shortlisted for the BSFA Award 2020.