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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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To The Max! Finished.

Thank you to Paula for donating to Beagle Welfare to secure this pet portrait. Thank you to Gary Clacher for kind use of his reference photo. And thank you to Max for being so gorgeous!

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Saturday Squirrel

Been a little busy today as I only have tomorrow to finish this picture and get it entered into the Strathmore Wonders of Winter Competition. An almighty cold stopped me from working lately hence the weekend rush, I mean, dedication. … Continue reading

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Squirrel for Strathmore

A little update on my effort for the Strathmore Wonders of Winter competition. I am not sure I’ll get it finished in time but I’ll try. After being laid out this weekend with a nasty cold – I had planned … Continue reading

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Strathmore Wonders of Winter Competition

I have actually started my entry. Yes, I know. I chose a piece of grey pastel Strathmore paper as it was most like my beloved Mi-Tientes paper and I grabbed my Prismas. I am still having a love/hate relationship with … Continue reading

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Submitted!

  Okay, so I have submitted it. I called this piece ‘Local Colour’ and it is 27 x 30cm. Things I have learned from this experience – 1. Stonehenge paper is lovely but not the best fit with the way … Continue reading

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Jenson the Beagle

Meet Jenson the Beagle. Thank you very much to the lovely Jenson and Jenny for commissioning this piece. Various pencils on chocolate brown Daler-Rowney Murano paper – And for you lovely people who like to see such things, here a … Continue reading

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Lanarking About

A colleague’s brother is turning 40 and said colleague has bought him a first edition of Alasdair Gray’s Lanark. Said colleague asked me to make a birthday card in the style of Gray’s illustrations for Lanark. A lot of black … Continue reading

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Alfie in April

It’s Day 1 of Easter break and I have completed a wee drawing I was doing of my friends’ (more like family really) Cockapoo called Alfie. I hinted at it in my last post, just his nose was done then. … Continue reading

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Snoopy the Beagle – Finished.

Private commission: Snoopy the Beagle, A4, Prismacolors on Mi-Tientes, pale grey.

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