Category Archives: illustration

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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Botanical Gardens, Edinburgh

Well the beginning of March has been a real hibernation for me so far as I have got a bug that is really outstaying its welcome.  Anyway needless to say I haven’t done much work but I have finally sorted … 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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Twite, feather and heather

I am busy printing lots of new screen prints. Here is a little taster… A twite is a little brown bird that hangs out in and around Hebden Bridge. It needs heather and bracken to survive.

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