Sloths, pen and watercolour

These were created following a suggestion by my mum during lockdown. I had a play with a couple of pen and watercolour sketches of sloths, with the idea of creating a captioned illustration for my Redbubble shop. Sloth, pen and watercolour. Sloth, Pen and watercolour. I loved painting these, sloths are such characters and have … Continue reading Sloths, pen and watercolour

Some nautical drawing…

Lobster and Lobster Net, Sakura Pigma Micron Drawing Pens on unbranded a5 paper. Trawler at Sea, Sakura Pigma Micron Drawing Pen and Winsor & Newton watercolours on Daler Rowney Aquafine texture watercolour paper. The lobster drawing was created from a combination of reference photos on Pixabay, while the trawler painting was from a supplied photograph.

Cygnet, Pastels

I quite often start drawings and then put them to one side for a while before going back and finishing them. I started this drawing earlier this year at a local pastels workshop, using my own reference photos that I'd taken of a black swan cygnet in Dawlish in 2017.

Cheetah!

I started this at an art workshop in Norfolk last week, and I used Instagram and Tumblr to share a couple of 'work in progress' photos which kept me motivated to finish this one in good time! I used my own photo, taken at Colchester Zoo in 2017, as reference for this drawing.

Owl, Pyrography

This week I started a new pyrography challenge, working on a 37x37cm plywood sheet, with the aim of reproducing a photograph of an owl I took at Suffolk Owl Sanctuary in August this year (shown in one of the photos).   More pictures will be uploaded as it progresses!