Tag Archives: London

Around the river-bend

  I did some outdoors sketching during a brief glimmer of sunshine, but the on-flowing mysteries past the broad river-bend were barred by a beaked guardian.

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Moominland

I went to Moominland this week! You can find a handy portal into it at the Southbank Centre by Waterloo. You have to book in advance as only small groups of people can go in at a time because the … Continue reading

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Hourly Comics Day 2017

Yesterday was hourly comics day, for which you draw a small comic for every hour of the day. I’ve taken part in the past (here are the ones for 2015, 2014, 2012, and here’s one I did for a journey of … Continue reading

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TY Cafe drawing

A sketchbook drawing from when I visited the TY Seven Dials cafe recently when I was in London. So happy to see the print of my Seoul messenger birds illustration  up on the wall there! I took a picture of it … Continue reading

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Transport life drawing

I’m starting to collect reams of sketchbook pages filled with quick portraits of people on buses, the underground, trains and airports. Trying to quickly/sneakily draw people’s faces, hairstyles and fancy scarves and hats is good on the go life drawing … Continue reading

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Park life drawing

This suddenly benevolent Autumn weather is making me think of the few very sunny Summer days we had. On one of those afternoons I took my lunch to the park and did some quick brushpen park life drawings. My colleague … Continue reading

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Dailies: cycling and beaks

Daily drawings: This week I was given a lovely old-fashioned ‘oma fiets’ bike and cycled to work. As an officially Dutch person it’s sort of shameful to admit, but I  was pretty nervous about it! Partly because I’m not that … Continue reading

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