Little People

This week's teacher at Sketchbook Skool was Jean-Christophe Defline. Jean-Christophe lives in Paris and he draws book covers inspired by the Tintin books to illustrate the adventures he (known as Flinflin) has with his wife and children. He set us 2 homeworks and this is the first. It was a little warm up drawing in [...]

By | October 31st, 2014|Drawing|0 Comments

Wentworth Woodhouse

I spent this past weekend with my family back in Yorkshire. On Monday we went for a short walk through the park where Wentworth Woodhouse sits, which is very close to where I grew up. The house used to be owned by the local authority but has been privately owned for some time now. The [...]

By | October 29th, 2014|Life, Photography|1 Comment

Drawing a Memory

This is one of my homeworks from Mattias Adolfsson's Sketchbook Skool Klass last week. Mattias draw some amazingly detailed and funny imaginary worlds so I was really excited about his klass. This was the first of two homeworks (I'm still working on the second one!) and the task was to draw a memory, preferably a [...]

By | October 27th, 2014|Drawing|3 Comments

People in the Park

I'm still lagging behind very slightly with my Sketchbook Skool homeworks. These drawings are some of my homeworks from Melanie Reim's klass. Melanie teaches at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York and she does a lot of reportage drawing. Her style reminds me a little bit of the work of Quentin Blake and [...]

By | October 24th, 2014|Drawing|2 Comments

An Illustrated ‘Manual’

  Back to the Leuchtturm sketchbook for my second Sketchbook Skool homework. The first scan I did was really bad but I've managed to re-do it and get rid of the shadowy patches. I decided to do what Koosje suggested and keep things simple for this one so to make life a bit easier for [...]

By | October 15th, 2014|Drawing|3 Comments