Tag Archives: Drawing

… Day 2 …

… just when I started the Creative Lettering Kourse (sic) at Sketchbook Skool …. along came an “opportunity” I didn’t expect, or want. Luckily I had a single piece of paper  (very unusual, and as it turned out, the right … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Cafe, Sheffield, UK, watercolour | Tagged , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

….. my phone …..

….. a dilemma now that the charger port is worn out (!) ….. to replace, upgrade, or not ….. ….. its only a phone, but it has a lot of sentimental value. It was given to me by someone whose … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Books, Sheffield, Sheffield - watercolours | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

….. Cats … and Dogs ….

….. here’s the start of a new series of watercolours. Some of you may remember my paintings of “Usyaka” from Alexandras blog, which through a quirk of fate, went on to help raise funds for Homeless Cats & Kittens in … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Cats, Dogs, Sheffield, Sheffield - watercolours, watercolour | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

….. Calico Cat …..

….. the first in an important new series of watercolour sketches ….. more news soon …..

Posted in Art, Cats, Sheffield, watercolour | Tagged , , , , , , | 10 Comments

… there is nothing like a Dane …..

….. a Great Dane, in this case 🙂  …..another “daily sketch” from a photo in a magazine ….. ….. Winsor & Newton watercolours on Archival Mountboard

Posted in Art, Dogs, Natural History, Sheffield - watercolours | Tagged , , , , , | 5 Comments

… 5 Australian Dollars ….. and my Anti-biotics …..

….. un-related ! … 2 more interlude sketches – the $5 Aus. is a sketch I did on Boxing Day, from a $5 note given to me by my two friends who visited from Australia, way back in August …. . ……… … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Sheffield | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 19 Comments

….. interlude ….. sketches …..

….. resuming the practice of a small sketch each day…. here are 3 from the first week of this new year (my book, my tube of paint, and my box of white tea-bags) ….. …… Ink, and Winsor & Newton … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Books, Cafe, Sheffield, Sheffield - watercolours | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments