SEAN WAS PEGGED BY OSCAR NOMINATED PRODUCTION DESIGNER, SARAH GREENWOOD, TO BECOME THE HANDS OF SHERLOCK HOLMES IN THE FILM OF THE SAME NAME, DIRECTED BY GUY RICHIE
       
     
       
     
 DALY CREATED A SCRIPT SPECIFIC FOR HOLMES, BASED OFF THE HANDWRITING OF SIR ARTHUR CONAN DOYEL, AND ONE OF HIGHLY FUNCTIONING GENIUS WHO DIDN’T NEED TO WRITE ANYTHING DOWN.
       
     
 PERIOD OCCULT SCRAWL AND SYMBOLIC ICONOGRAPHY WERE HANDCARVED ONTO THE SURFACES OF ALL THE WALLS ADDING  LAYERS TO THE GRIM WORLD
       
     
sherlock6a-copy-e1265603997546.jpg
       
     
 Multiple sets of these breakaway walls, were covered in character scratched patterns. In the many takes, the walls were crashed through and destroyed as part of the choreographed fight sequence.
       
     
 DALY WOULD ASSEMBLE SCULPTURES ON BEHALF OF SHERLOCK, AND EXPLAIN TO DOWNEY JR., HOW THEY WORKED
       
     
       
     
 In the hand of Sherlock, a mapping out of the clues.  "OX", drawn in hand made pastels, charcoal, salt and wax.
       
     
holmeslistening.jpg
       
     
 Antique Map covered with drawing.
       
     
 Large scale floor illustration explaining Sherlock's deductions.  Hand ground pastels, charcoal, wax, salt.
       
     
 Ariel view of the entire floor mural.
       
     
       
     
 Secret Society Chamber of secrets.  Painted panel depicting the four elements, and their graces. Acrylic on board.
       
     
sherlock-holmes-movie-image-22.jpg
       
     
HAND DOUBLING FOR SHERLOCK
       
     
 Wax used in a ritual with "blood".
       
     
 Sacrificial table, covered in wax and salt.
       
     
sherlockHolmes2009RitualSacrifice.jpg
       
     
 Secret society book with images.  Ink and gold leaf on parchment.
       
     
baphometinstar.jpg
       
     
 Etched in stone. This cross appears on the wall of a prison cell.  Meant to be scratched over a long durational prison sentence.
       
     
zz blackwood in prison sherlock_holmes79.jpg
       
     
 A large set of Roman numerals cover the wall of a slaughter house. The material meant to be blood was to appear fresh and wet.  French Lacquer and pigment.
       
     
zzz satanic ritual sherlock holmes blackwood.jpg
       
     
 An attic filled with the scrawls of a Madman.    Reardon's Lab is loaded with imagery and clues for Sherlock to absorb and record.     
       
     
 Detail of an imagined monster, painted on glass in ink.
       
     
       
     
 Ouroboros-Dragon eating is tail, painted in black oil on treated glass.
       
     
 Detail of mystic creature painted on wall in ink.
       
     
 Self Portrait detail incorporated into a large wall of illustrations and scrawl.
       
     
 SEAN WAS PEGGED BY OSCAR NOMINATED PRODUCTION DESIGNER, SARAH GREENWOOD, TO BECOME THE HANDS OF SHERLOCK HOLMES IN THE FILM OF THE SAME NAME, DIRECTED BY GUY RICHIE
       
     

SEAN WAS PEGGED BY OSCAR NOMINATED PRODUCTION DESIGNER, SARAH GREENWOOD, TO BECOME THE HANDS OF SHERLOCK HOLMES IN THE FILM OF THE SAME NAME, DIRECTED BY GUY RICHIE

       
     
SHERLOCK HOLMES -
 DALY CREATED A SCRIPT SPECIFIC FOR HOLMES, BASED OFF THE HANDWRITING OF SIR ARTHUR CONAN DOYEL, AND ONE OF HIGHLY FUNCTIONING GENIUS WHO DIDN’T NEED TO WRITE ANYTHING DOWN.
       
     

DALY CREATED A SCRIPT SPECIFIC FOR HOLMES, BASED OFF THE HANDWRITING OF SIR ARTHUR CONAN DOYEL, AND ONE OF HIGHLY FUNCTIONING GENIUS WHO DIDN’T NEED TO WRITE ANYTHING DOWN.



 PERIOD OCCULT SCRAWL AND SYMBOLIC ICONOGRAPHY WERE HANDCARVED ONTO THE SURFACES OF ALL THE WALLS ADDING  LAYERS TO THE GRIM WORLD
       
     

PERIOD OCCULT SCRAWL AND SYMBOLIC ICONOGRAPHY WERE HANDCARVED ONTO THE SURFACES OF ALL THE WALLS ADDING LAYERS TO THE GRIM WORLD

sherlock6a-copy-e1265603997546.jpg
       
     
 Multiple sets of these breakaway walls, were covered in character scratched patterns. In the many takes, the walls were crashed through and destroyed as part of the choreographed fight sequence.
       
     

Multiple sets of these breakaway walls, were covered in character scratched patterns. In the many takes, the walls were crashed through and destroyed as part of the choreographed fight sequence.

 DALY WOULD ASSEMBLE SCULPTURES ON BEHALF OF SHERLOCK, AND EXPLAIN TO DOWNEY JR., HOW THEY WORKED
       
     

DALY WOULD ASSEMBLE SCULPTURES ON BEHALF OF SHERLOCK, AND EXPLAIN TO DOWNEY JR., HOW THEY WORKED

       
     
EXPERIMENT WITH FLIES
 In the hand of Sherlock, a mapping out of the clues.  "OX", drawn in hand made pastels, charcoal, salt and wax.
       
     

In the hand of Sherlock, a mapping out of the clues.  "OX", drawn in hand made pastels, charcoal, salt and wax.

holmeslistening.jpg
       
     
 Antique Map covered with drawing.
       
     

Antique Map covered with drawing.

 Large scale floor illustration explaining Sherlock's deductions.  Hand ground pastels, charcoal, wax, salt.
       
     

Large scale floor illustration explaining Sherlock's deductions.

Hand ground pastels, charcoal, wax, salt.

 Ariel view of the entire floor mural.
       
     

Ariel view of the entire floor mural.

       
     
FLOOR MANDALA DRAWING & EXPLANATION
 Secret Society Chamber of secrets.  Painted panel depicting the four elements, and their graces. Acrylic on board.
       
     

Secret Society Chamber of secrets.  Painted panel depicting the four elements, and their graces. Acrylic on board.

sherlock-holmes-movie-image-22.jpg
       
     
HAND DOUBLING FOR SHERLOCK
       
     
HAND DOUBLING FOR SHERLOCK
 Wax used in a ritual with "blood".
       
     

Wax used in a ritual with "blood".

 Sacrificial table, covered in wax and salt.
       
     

Sacrificial table, covered in wax and salt.

sherlockHolmes2009RitualSacrifice.jpg
       
     
 Secret society book with images.  Ink and gold leaf on parchment.
       
     

Secret society book with images.

Ink and gold leaf on parchment.

baphometinstar.jpg
       
     
 Etched in stone. This cross appears on the wall of a prison cell.  Meant to be scratched over a long durational prison sentence.
       
     

Etched in stone. This cross appears on the wall of a prison cell.

Meant to be scratched over a long durational prison sentence.

zz blackwood in prison sherlock_holmes79.jpg
       
     
 A large set of Roman numerals cover the wall of a slaughter house. The material meant to be blood was to appear fresh and wet.  French Lacquer and pigment.
       
     

A large set of Roman numerals cover the wall of a slaughter house. The material meant to be blood was to appear fresh and wet.

French Lacquer and pigment.

zzz satanic ritual sherlock holmes blackwood.jpg
       
     
 An attic filled with the scrawls of a Madman.    Reardon's Lab is loaded with imagery and clues for Sherlock to absorb and record.     
       
     

An attic filled with the scrawls of a Madman.  

Reardon's Lab is loaded with imagery and clues for Sherlock to absorb and record.  

 

 Detail of an imagined monster, painted on glass in ink.
       
     

Detail of an imagined monster, painted on glass in ink.

       
     
LABORATORY FIGHT SEQUENCE

REMEMBER SHERLOCK HOLMES IS AN ACTION FILM. EVERYTHING THAT BREAKS IN THIS SCENE NEEDED TO BE REPLACED WITH AN IDENTICAL MATCH FOR CONTINUITY. NOTE, THE ENTIRE LABORATORY IS COVERED WITH “SCRAWL”

 Ouroboros-Dragon eating is tail, painted in black oil on treated glass.
       
     

Ouroboros-Dragon eating is tail, painted in black oil on treated glass.

 Detail of mystic creature painted on wall in ink.
       
     

Detail of mystic creature painted on wall in ink.

 Self Portrait detail incorporated into a large wall of illustrations and scrawl.
       
     

Self Portrait detail incorporated into a large wall of illustrations and scrawl.