A Paris Sketch from 2008

Another of some sketches I’d done when staying with Joanna in Paris. We stayed in this tiny 7th floor studio before moving to Beaumarchais the following week, and where we’d be for a month or so. I wasn’t paying much …

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French Sketches from 2008

I found this sketchbook tucked away, in which I’d done a few sketches while spending some time in Paris in 2008. At the time I was concentrating a lot on watercolour painting, and not much on sketching. It’s only in …

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2010 in review

I thought these stats were most interesting, from the WordPress people. I write my art journal as a critique of my own art world, which helps me sort out where I’m going and how I’m progressing. The feedback keeps me …

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Open Night for Friends and Neighbours

    It was a jolly occasion. 6.30 – 8.30 sharp. Pop in, have some crisp Rosé or Pinot Gris from Kira’s family vineyard. Anything you purchase tonight is 10% off. And they did. This was the 3 of us …

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On the Seine, Paris

    I wanted to see how well my travel sketches convert to a painting. So I took the ‘Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame and the Seine’ drawing and began an acrylic. This is on gessoed 300gsm paper. I still have …

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Paris Perfect – My Entry

    I was so excited. I am one of the top 5 in the ParisPerfect blog calls for best ‘The Seine’ pictures/photos. Now let me explain. My reference photos wouldn’t win anything, but I’d entered my little sketch, done earlier …

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Paris Sketches

This a small collection of some of my Paris sketches. All were done as I spent time wandering and observing the delights of life in Paris in 2010. I hope you enjoy the journey with me. Wander and enjoy the …

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Milo the Cat at Eiffel Tower

This is the real Milo the Cat in Paris. I have now completed 8 drawings of him on his Paris adventures. All of which took place while the person he owns was absent. However she has now discovered what he’s …

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