Category Archives: Arty Projects

Bulletjournalling

Like most people, I guess, I have always loved the idea of keeping a diary or journal but have been too lazy to do so. I kept a diary for a couple of years when I was a teen and … Continue reading

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Lily’s Unicorn

I find myself drawing another unicorn. When I gave the pupil whom I drew the last unicorn for, I got asked by my friend E to draw another for her niece. Using Prismas again, I decided to also try out … Continue reading

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Past Histories

A good few years ago I worked in a SEBN school which had day and residential pupils who were all boys. They were 12-18 years old and what most Glaswegians would have referred to as ‘neds’. They probably were, but … Continue reading

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Gary-Quinn

After I drew the magical, colourful unicorn for a pupil, I was asked by my friend E to draw her a unicorn for a niece and, by the way, could you do a Harley Quinn for my son? Not Margot … Continue reading

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Mad about Mousepads

The department where I work recently held a little event to raise awareness of Autism and get a little money to make the department more welcoming and fun for the pupils. A donation of 200 mousemats meant we had to … Continue reading

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Magical Unicorn

I know they don’t exist before any calls for the men in the white coats but one of the pupils I work with loves them and I thought since I had to sit and help my eldest with his art … Continue reading

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Festive Place Settings

My friend L asked me to make place name settings for her Christmas dinner table. The only brief I was given was that her theme was black and silver. I began by making the basic sized card to be folded … Continue reading

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A Little Sign

The department where I work recently changed names. We used to be Support for Learning but we have rebranded as Pupil Support Base. Emphasis not on learning but supporting. Anyway, things like that in our school usually signal a request … Continue reading

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A ‘C’ special catch up

So another little catch up, just to bring us right up to date. During my haitus, my friend C asked me to design a tattoo for her. She is a huge Terry Pratchett fan and following his death she wanted … Continue reading

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Hello again!

Ok, so I have been AWOL from this site for quite some time. Truth is, I lost my drawing mojo. Life took over for a little while. And I missed it, I have really missed drawing and just having fun … Continue reading

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