#illo52weeks – Weeks 45 & 46

Nov 18, 2014
Week 45: Leaves My daughter was playing around on ‘Sketchpad.io,’ so I thought I would have a go as I am always happy to try out new mediums. Here is my attempt at ‘Leaves.’ I ...

#illo52weeks – Week 44: Yarn

Nov 6, 2014
Each week I have no idea what kind of illustration I am going to do – each result is a total surprise to me. I thought yarn was going to be impossible and then an idea came from out of nowhere, ...

#illo52weeks – Weeks 40, 41, 42 & 43

Oct 22, 2014
Week 40: Abstract My aunty told me about how my father had illustrated his family using abstract block shapes. The illustration used to sit on the mantel place. She doesn’t know what happened to...

#illo52weeks – Week 39: Words

Oct 8, 2014
I am packing up house and this has forced me to go back to basics and develop  my hand drawing skills. The main area that I am keen to progress in is children’s illustration for picture books/ ...

#illo52weeks – Week 38: Giraffe

Oct 2, 2014
Giraffes are tricky to draw and even though I have included a giraffe in a previous illustration here: Week 3: Caravan, it was only part of one,  so  I decided to use the collage technique instead f...

#illo52weeks – Week 37: Balloons

Sep 16, 2014
I have decided to develop and improve my hand drawing skills hence another sketched illustration which nicely enough received quite a few likes on the 52 Illustration Week Facebook page here. Pencil &...

#illo52weeks – Weeks 33: Toy

Aug 27, 2014
Week 33: Toy I haven’t got access to my digital art software at the moment which is a good thing as it it making me go back tot he basics of sketching and painting. For Week 33’s theme of...

#illo52weeks – Week 32: Psychedelic

Aug 13, 2014
Here is this weeks illustration for the theme ‘Psychedelic‘ for Tania McCartney’s 52 week illustration challenge: Pencil sketch, wax crayons and masking fluid painted over with water...