Tag Archives: summer

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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Sketchbook Sunbathers

It’s been a busy time, and I’ve been neglecting WordPress a bit because of it..! Here’s a sketchbook page of some straight-to-ink summery sunbathers I drew in the park a while ago.                 … 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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Dales sketchbook

Some drawings I’ve been meaning to put up for ages! The trees were drawn while sitting in the garden, while the tiny landscapes clambered into my sketchbook pages while on the train back. The slightly bigger ones happened while actually on … Continue reading

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River Day Out

Some more river pals post-it notes! They’re fun to do, as little office breaks and as quick daily drawing / pen drawing practice. I’m longing to go swimming, and am not totally sure if these are helping or making it worse. … Continue reading

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River friends post-it note adventures

These two friends swim into my head during the day sometimes, and I try to put them on post-its as straight-pen-to-paper practice. I’ve realised I put up more drawings on my tumblr website, because it’s great for cartoonists and illustrators; … Continue reading

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The Canine Water Way

It’s been pretty warm in the Dales, so the quest to soak the dog continues. Here are some of his splashing antics, heroic retrievals of sticks, tail-rudder-swimming techniques and stellar drying tricks. Also the infamous surprise galloping stick attack. Hope you’re … Continue reading

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