Category Archives: Drawing

Kingfisher cards

Lately I have been drawing lots and trying to get a range of cards together that I am happy with. This seems to take me a while; first I have to be happy with the drawing, then I have to … Continue reading

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Inspiration: Ginny Grayson

You might think a portrait painter is an unlikely inspiration for me, but I have been teaching lots of classes based on portraits and came across this beautiful work. Ginny Grason is an artist from New Zealand, now living in … Continue reading

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Edinburgh

Just after new year my friend Lisa and I took a jaunt to Edinburgh, it was my birthday and it was so nice to do something special. I studied my Illustration degree in Edinburgh but I haven’t been back for … Continue reading

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Sketchbook…Leeds City Museum

Here are a few pages from my sketchbook for my exhibition at Leeds Craft Centre and Design Gallery . As mentioned in previous posts I sketched the animals at Leeds City Museum, just quick things but it is nice to share the … Continue reading

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Sketch to screenprint; brave bear

I spotted this bear when drawing at Leeds City Museum. I had gone to draw birds really but found I couldn’t leave without paying him some attention. So here is he is from sketching to a screen print… I made him … Continue reading

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Hummingbird prints and colour

Lately I have been working on some brand new prints for an exhibition at Leeds Craft Centre and Design Gallery . As well as my artwork there will be the talented Jane Ormes showing her lovely prints. It is the first … Continue reading

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New stationery at For Arts Sake

I have a selection of lovely hand printed notebooks and greetings cards winging there way towards For Arts Sake Gallery. This Ealing gallery opened in 1984 and houses one of the largest collections of printmaker’s works for sale.To say I … Continue reading

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