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14 August 2018

Sketching with Granny

I went to visit Granny Playford up in Leeds for some painting and sketching in March. We went out for a nice sunny walk with our sketch pads and fold up seats. I drew this wintery looking tree in charcoal stick. I love using charcoal, it’s satisfyingly smooth and strong. Granny sketched the tree next…

swallow watercolour illustration
10 November 2017

Swallow Watercolour Illustration

  Swallow Watercolour Illustration I created for a pillow case design for The Mint List ecommerce website. That’s my next thing folks; homeware. Come and get it! I hope the pillows and tea-towels will be available to buy soon. I’ll keep you posted.

27 June 2017

Crest Tattoo Design for Friend

  I sketched this Crest Tattoo Design for 2 Friends of mine, Rob and Fairy. They are husband and wife and are planning on getting this same tattoo. ¬†Rob asked for a different take on the traditional family crest. There are over 10 personalised elements in there that mean something to them, from references of…

20 March 2017

Australian botanical illustration design

Australian botanical¬†illustration design This is a sketch I did last night from some photos I took of some interesting looking foliage I saw on my last trip to Australia to visit my best mate. The plants and animals were so fascinating to me as they were so very foreign and different. The exotic flora and…