365 Days: Day#12

Posted by on Jan 13, 2017 in Other Work | No Comments
365 Days: Day#12

Inspired by a drawing in Enid Blyton’s “Chimney Corner Stories”, this is a “brownie” shooting dried peas at the unkind children! Enid has been cold-shouldered for many decades on the basis of being not quite politically correct – but I loved reading her books when I was a kid, and still do!. This one was […]

Ink Drawing

Posted by on Jan 9, 2017 in Other Work | No Comments
Ink Drawing

An old drawing in ink

Some Cute Australian Baby Animals

Posted by on Sep 3, 2015 in Other Work | No Comments
Some Cute Australian Baby Animals

Why not?  All done in coloured pencil plus some digital paint – just for fun..  

Pastel and Pencil Portraits

Posted by on Aug 6, 2015 in Other Work | No Comments
Pastel and Pencil Portraits

Have bought myself a box of pastels and am going to try my hand at some pastel portraits. I remember seeing some pastel portraits by French masters at the Louvre some years ago and was completely blown away that such beautiful and precise work could be achieved with pastel sticks. Having tried my hand at […]

Colourising Old Black & White Photos

Posted by on Jun 12, 2015 in Other Work | No Comments
Colourising Old Black & White Photos

Am intrigued by this process. It really brings old images to life. Here are my first attempts. The original images are sourced from the Library of Congress and have no copyright restrictions.  

Coloured Pencil Play

Posted by on Apr 14, 2015 in Other Work | One Comment
Coloured Pencil Play

I like to do these coloured pencil drawings in front of the TV at night! Lots of fun. Inspired by old paintings and prints.