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Together Again, Oil on Canvas

Travelogue is series of four paintings that use the experience of travel to explore ideas about our relationships to others. The montaged images suggest moments in time, evoking memories and feelings about loss and connection. → July 9, 2014

Train Journey Drawing

A week of journeys and some good drawing opportunities. I so enjoyed drawing the couple in the top drawing. Click the images for more detail. → October 23, 2013

A day in London – visiting galleries – and drawing while I travel about. Serious competition for my daughter’s drawing. → July 6, 2013

I sketched this one evening while thinking about the current painting I’m working on… and have been on and off for 2 years! It’s partly based around this study. → April 7, 2013

 Surrey roads drawing – Drawn from the passenger seat of a mini-coach, so bit wobbly. Suburban and wooded lanes overlaid. pen and wash on left. Pencil on right. → March 17, 2013

The afternoon Provencal light suggested that the fluorescent colours of these gel pens might work well. They did! (With additional brush pen and fineliner) → August 23, 2012

Holiday travel drawings – nipping down to Provence for a few days. Click images for more info → August 19, 2012

Dark shadows and textures catch the eye in these drawings; washed in with brush pen; working wet and with dry-brush first before adding line. My favorite Posca PC-1MR white pen to add dashes of light. → June 21, 2012

Traveling, listening and drawing; pencil and brush pen   Related articles Four on the road drawings → June 2, 2012

I seem to be drawing from coaches a lot recently. I enjoy following an edge as I draw even if that edge (of a distant horizon, or the shape of some trees) is changing; I just … → March 6, 2012

I submitted and had this wood cut print – renamed Encounter – accepted for the Mull It Over Exhibition in Brighton   → January 13, 2012

I filled 40 pages of a new (Arborita) A6 landscape sketchbook while in Berlin with Sixth formers from school. Drawing people as we travelled on U-Bahn and bus, art we saw in the galleries and small … → October 25, 2011