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A leaf-and-flower-bordered gift

A recent commission: an illustration of James and Peri (and Reggie), as a wedding gift, with borders of olive and fig leaves and alpine forget-me-nots, representative of home places. Also some of the sketches I did before starting the final … Continue reading

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Flinky

We said goodbye to our lovely dog Flinky this week. A little fluff-ball mongrel, born in Greece, where we lived at the time, he was with us for 17 years and it hits hard to miss him. It’s been good to … Continue reading

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Evening evidence

An evening game of cards, plus investigating canine, was quickly documented as digital drawing practice. There are so many colour and texture options to explore on this programme..! Flinky made sure he was involved.

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Moon Pots 1

Happy November! I’m sorry for the long radio silence. I can’t believe I didn’t put anything up in October, shameful… especially as I’ve actually been drawing like crazy. I will be putting up much more these coming weeks. First is a project … Continue reading

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Easter Monday Morning Coffee

Easter Monday morning coffee with my mum and Alison, Flinky and a small forest of daffodils and blossom branches.

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A view to holiday feast preparations

Pen drawing of Saar making vanille kransjes (our Mormor’s recipe), Mum making stuffing (a Yorkshire recipe) for the Christmas roast, and Flinky being a vital and beloved underfoot menace as usual. Hope you’re having a warm, relaxed and happy last few gem-like … Continue reading

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Furry day brighteners

Here’s a card of splodgy watercolour dogs I did from the park in Ealing. It’s hard for me to see a dog and not whisk out my pens to draw it. It’s hard to see one and stay in a bad … Continue reading

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