Tag Archives: rain

Stuart the Apple Tree

I had the pleasure of making this illustration for a story by Tracy Wang, creator of the lovely I am the First Bite website, filled with stories for children that are accompanied by delicious looking recipes. You can read the … Continue reading

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Rainy day paintings

Rain has been streaming down lately, but I secretly like it. Clouds hug and mystify the mountain tops, and it allows me to make good use of the boots I lugged across the world on my 20 hour journey. It … Continue reading

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Some tiny paintings done in Wensleydale

Spotted while slurping coffee and ogling the view from a Wensleydale garden, the goldfinch balanced neatly under Lady Hill, just below Ivy Scar, ignoring sparrows and jackdaws alike. We went for a moonlight walk with Flinky, and a hugely wet … Continue reading

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Storm Code Orange!

Two nights ago the whole sky was shuddering and dealing out neon flashes! It was very dramatic, especially when we discovered the flooded kitchen. It was too much to mop up, so we had to start off shovelling water with … Continue reading

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Still a bit soaked

Here is the poor gloomy scarf critter I mentioned, as I ended up inking and painting him anyway. (He needs a better name. Any suggestions?) And some more Oystercatchers, which helped me decide [once again] how much to outline:

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Illustration Friday – Soaked

Here is my drawing for Illustration Friday, which provided a lovely distraction from form-filling! I started off drawing a sad and bedraggled drenched critter, but thought it looked a bit too gloomy for my first time participation. So here are … Continue reading

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Rain + dog

Or: How the kitchen got so wet and muddy. [We had rain today. RAIN. Three weeks of sun and I’m no longer used to the cold.] — click to see larger rampaging! We also gave him a haircut, he looks … Continue reading

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