recent drawings

Mostly from drawing groups at the pub (except for the Joseph Brodsky one, which was copied from a photo).

reconfigure 17.10.2018

Went along to life drawing at Summerhall for the first time in ages this evening. Model Xian was on a…

goldfinch

Copied from this picture Inspired by Are These Quirky Comics Launching a New Generation of Bird Enthusiasts? which gives a nod…

bob dylan

I got some watercolour paints and I have no idea what I’m doing. I made the classic mistake where you…

the royal oak 31.8.2018

Bobby runs the open mic in the basement of the Royal Oak every other Friday. His songs tell stories of…

rain

August in Edinburgh. Adults back to work, kids back to school. Tourists, comedy posters, slow buses and umbrellas. Ok, to…

katherine mansfield

I got some new watercolour pencils and wanted to try them out, so I drew this. It’s a pretty poor…

summer holidays

I went down to Sussex for a week. This is a sketch I did in my parents’ back garden.

recent sketchbook stuff

People on the Meadows: Chimneys somewhere in Edinburgh: Some writers, copied from a stack of postcards I bought in a…

bus sketches

These are drawings I’ve been doing on the bus to work. In this one I was heading into town, so…

reconfigure 18.7.2018

Life drawing last night at Reconfigure. I had a go using colour for the first time since I started going…

martians playing snooker

I don’t paint much. That’s probably a good thing, because these canvases are kinda big, and I don’t know what…

drawings at akva

I go to a drawing group at Akva every now and again. These are some things I drew at that.

check

Drawn with a trusty Edding 500 chisel tip marker.

fonts

I made this with Triangulart, a web app that lets you draw with triangles. Fun times. I went through a…

kendrick lamar

This is taken from a photo in a big coffee-table book called “Hip Hop Raised Me”.