#illo52weeks – week 26: Clouds

Jul 1, 2014
This week I tried a new medium: Gelli art. I had so  much fun with it as did my nine year old daughter. I watched a few you tube videos and videos on Pinterest to see what you can create with it. Thi...

#illo52weeks – Weeks 13 & 14

Apr 8, 2014
We are in April already, so here are two more entries for Tania Mccartney’s 52 week Illustration Challenge: Week 13 – Water I had initially started this weeks theme on watercolour paper wi...

#illo52weeks – Weeks 11 & 12

Mar 25, 2014
Week 11 – Architecture I wanted to really challenge myself with this weeks theme of Architecture, the trouble is that what is in my brain doesn’t always transfer to paper/computer when I a...

#illo52weeks – weeks 8, 9 & 10

Mar 11, 2014
I present 3 illustrations today for weeks 8, 9 and 10. It’s been a busy time as I have been filling my days with: teaching myself Adobe Illustrator by watching many youtube tutorial videos submi...

#illo52weeks – weeks 6 & 7

Feb 20, 2014
The good news is that I am practising my art more than if I wasn’t participating in Tania McCartneys 52 week Ilustration Challenge. The bad news is that there is still no sign of a very obvious ...

#illo52weeks – weeks 4 & 5

Feb 5, 2014
The weeks are whizzing by already and so are the weekly challenges. My main computer broke down last week and so today you are getting two illustrations instead of one for the Tania McCartney’s ...

Backgrounds

Sep 7, 2012
Backgrounds for me are a tricky thing – I never know whether to leave it blank, add a bit of colour or add detail. IWhen adding colour I need to consider consistency of colour. Am I keeping the ...