Work In Progress – portraits

Mar 27, 2012
One of my many other hobbies is genealogy and therefore I am often looking at old photographs. Notice the Cloche hats they are both wearing which had been in fashion for about 5 years when this photo ...

Practising bunnies and chicks

Mar 20, 2012
As we are quickly approaching Easter time I thought I had better have a go at illustrating a rabbit. I added a little chick just so the bunny didn’t look lonely....

Quick sketch – Seagull hovering

Feb 22, 2012
Here is just a quick sketch of a seagull. This is not a subject I have much practise drawing and getting a sense of movement is quite difficult. This is in preparation for one of my books I am getting...

Jersey Cow Sketch

Feb 8, 2012
  Coming from Jersey, Channel Islands famous for it’s Jersey Cows, it would be remiss of me not to do a few sketches of them. I love the simplicity of line drawings....

Valentines

Feb 3, 2012
I felt inspired to create my own Valentines image. The inspiration came from the book: Me Want Pet which sounds great from the review. Simple language is used very effectively, alongside the simple i...

Getting the hang of Art Rage

Jan 12, 2012
I have been playing around with the art package Art Rage on my Bamboo tablet for a little while and am slowly getting the hang of it. In the images below I have shown 2 different stages for a characte...

Hello world!

Dec 15, 2011
After a long break from drawing, painting and other artistic activities, I have decided to venture back into the world of imagery again. Life is too short not to take risks every now and then, so I ha...