Silent Night

This Christmas we had some family visit us for the day and we cooked a roast turkey dinner for everyone. When everyone had gone home in the early evening we went for a walk to enjoy the City at one of its quietest times of the year. I still struggle a bit taking night time [...]

By | December 26th, 2014|Photography|6 Comments

Drawing My Cake and Eating It

Yesterday was the first day I felt well enough to get outside after a few days of feeling poorly. It was also the first day I'd done any drawing for a while too. I bought some fondant fancies and decided they were a good subject for a drawing - as well as good for eating, [...]

By | December 18th, 2014|Drawing|3 Comments

Flower Doodles

Unlike yesterday, this definitely is a page from my sketchbook that I've not posted on here before! Another artist whose work I like is Lisa Congdon. This page is one of a few in my current sketchbook that was inspired by her work. Although I really enjoy drawing from observation and illustrating things from my [...]

By | December 17th, 2014|Creativity, Drawing|4 Comments

Relying On An Old Drawing

I'm feeling ill again today so I decided that rather than push myself to get a new drawing done for today I'd share an old one that I don't think I've posted before - of my sugar jar and a very tiny, empty jam jar. On the plus side, I realised I could scan to a USB drive so [...]

By | December 16th, 2014|Drawing|0 Comments