New Work: Seahorse

New Work: Seahorse

Over the last few months I have been working hard creating new drawings and experimenting with a few different themes. I always come back to sea creatures and woodland animals, sometimes with the addition of a mysterious lady. My most recent project however has been designing illustrations for notebooks and other illustrated gifts, which are …

…It’s Windy

…It’s Windy

Happy June everybody! That’s right, it’s June and it feels a lot like winter. To celebrate this wonderful fact (I’m not being sarcastic…I swear…*ahem*) here is a very British June inspired artwork/sketch…   This bird seems happy enough to be wearing a scarf at this time of year…I’m not sure I am!

Painting in Progress [Mermaid]

Painting in Progress [Mermaid]

One of my recent mermaid sketches has become it’s transformation into a digital masterpiece. So this will just be a quick post to show you how it has progressed; it is not nearly finished at all…so let’s take a look at it so far: First of all we add a background…there is more detail here …

Oh deery Me (Beasties ‘n’ Bowties)

Oh deery Me (Beasties ‘n’ Bowties)

Greetings Beasties! I’ve been adding a little colour to my deer as part of the ‘Beasties ‘n’ Bowties’ series and here is the gorgeous little fellow now….   Do you think yellow suits him? It has been a quick digital paint of a job. The rest of the series is coming along nicely, I should …

Sketch, Scan, Paint!

      It’s Sunday evening and guess what…I’ve finally got a scanner again huzzah! This means that I can finally start uploading some high quality images of my latest sketches and artwork, my blog has been rather sparse for the past few months, but no more! I’ve got a new art studio/office type thing, …

Mr Fox Gets Colour!

Mr Fox Gets Colour!

Mr Fox Gets Colour!

It has been a while since I’ve posted anything new and technically this is just a colour of an older drawing…it’s not finished either but as you all know (unless you’ve never visited before) I like to show the creation of my work in stages..so y’all should come back 😉

In other news I’m getting a new computer so you can expect more work to appear over the next few weeks and months. I shall be updating my site – it’s all very exciting isn’t it?

Painting in Progress: Baaa!

Painting in Progress: Baaa!

Hi all! I thought I’d update you on the progress of my sheep painting. Bits have changed he’s no longer wearing a scarf but a bow tie. I’ve some detail into the background. I actually made my own PS brushes for the trees! I can’t believe how easy it is to make your own brushes. …

It’s Bleeting Brilliant – Painting in Progress

It’s Bleeting Brilliant – Painting in Progress

There are some things in this country (England) that you cannot avoid if you are going on a car journey, yes you guessed it…sheep! (you probably didn’t think I would say that did you?) Fields full with flocks of fluffy sheep flash past the window when whizzing down the motorway. It should be the time …

Fairy Tale Art Competition – Voters choice

Fairy Tale Art Competition – Voters choice

Hi everyone! A couple of weeks ago I entered a Fairy Tale Art competition on Fineartamerica.com hosted by fairy-tale artist, Philipe Fernandez. I am happy to tell you all that I came in 1st place for the Voters Choice Award! So thank you to everyone who voted for me and put up with my blogs …

Oh DEER!

Oh DEER!

SNOOOOW! – OK so maybe that was a bit of a predictable way to start a blog today but, as my regular readers will know I’m slightly obsessed with commenting on the weather (how typically British I hear you say.) I cannot stop looking at it through my (very dirty – I’ve just noticed that …