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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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Fixing things like wings

I had an incredibly sweet commission for a gift for Father’s Day recently: drawings for a story written by Anitia, the mother of these two little girls, featuring her family and a hapless little dino, unable to fly home with … Continue reading

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Leafy hangouts

Spring is really setting in, and it’s very tempting to just wander through the sunshine in a fresh new leaves & flowers daze. Here are some straight to ink planty pen doodles I coloured in to wish you a bright … Continue reading

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Inktober Tree Dwellers 3

A last few inktober tree dwellers (yikes, posting these late!): Taking shelter; Losing the squirrel stare off contest; A portrait of a forest critter (species kind of ambiguous, was going for squirrel but he turned out a bit foxy) (fuirrel?) ; … Continue reading

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Inktober Tree Dwellers 2

Back to catching up on inktober drawings! I really enjoy drawing these tree dwellers and seeing where, by going straight to ink with dip pen and brush, they lead me. Here they can be seen checking things out, chasing off villainous trespassers, and … Continue reading

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Bats, cats and pumpkins

Happy Halloween!

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Inktober Tree Dwellers

I like taking part in Inktober (drawing something with ink and putting it up every day of the month October). I draw almost every day of the year in any case, but this is an incentive to finish something every day, however small. However, … Continue reading

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