Sunday, 18 December 2011
Friday, 16 December 2011
Realising that the Holidayseason was nearly upon us a card needed doing, fast. This is it.
Sunday, 14 August 2011
Wednesday, 27 July 2011
An amusingly shaped carrot...The soil here is, um, difficult and in Summer is like unto concrete. Deformed carrots, our speciality.
Down by the rio Mondego. 5 minutes walk downhill. Rather more on the way up...
Across the valley from the house. We have about 24 Olive trees. This one needs the suckers removing. But having spent the cooler bit of the morning out there with a scythe, topping the cow parsley, I don’t fancy the 40+ temperature out in the sun..
Friday, 22 July 2011
Goes for artists as well. A quick doodle then.
should have gone in for last weeks word - gesture. Things here were hectic and I didn't get around to it. It's from the same sketchbook which I bought while living in Prague. Totally unsized paper, almost like blotting paper. Takes a dip pen well, oddly enough. Watercolour is sucked straight in. Challenging and demands spontenaity....
Saturday, 9 July 2011
Tuesday, 5 July 2011
Saturday, 2 July 2011
Saturday, 25 June 2011
Wednesday, 22 June 2011
Friday, 17 June 2011
Wednesday, 15 June 2011
Monday, 13 June 2011
How a favourite artist of mine tries to cope…
Friday, 10 June 2011
Well, um. It’s been a busy year, I’m uninspired, Alligators ate my paints, etc. etc. Enough with the excuses already. I joined a flickr group earlier this year – EDIM – every day in may and did a drawing every day in May, to suggested topics and it was a lot of fun. Now I just need to keep up the momentum. To start off, here’s a couple of my favourites I did for that…