Pencil crayons on A2 paper. Alternate title: Elmer the Elephant Is A Fast Moving Snake
Just got back from a trip to see my family down in Sussex. Here’s a basil plant in my parents’ … More
Acrylic on canvas, 760x505mm. I did this sometime last year. It’s based on the sketches I was doing of people … More
Haven’t posted here for ages. Here are a few things from the sketchbook. Crow: Man playing guitar at the Royal … More
People of Edinburgh sketched from bus stops or the top deck of a 15 or a 67: Three members of … More
Mostly from drawing groups at the pub (except for the Joseph Brodsky one, which was copied from a photo).
Step 1: get pictures of birds via the RSPB’s Find a bird service (which really should be the name of … More
Went along to life drawing at Summerhall for the first time in ages this evening. Model Xian was on a … More
I caught a live stream of Brett Kavanaugh testifying to the Senate last Thursday. The best bits were when they … More
Copied from this picture Inspired by Are These Quirky Comics Launching a New Generation of Bird Enthusiasts? which gives a nod … More
I got some watercolour paints and I have no idea what I’m doing. I made the classic mistake where you … More
Bobby runs the open mic in the basement of the Royal Oak every other Friday. His songs tell stories of … More
August in Edinburgh. Adults back to work, kids back to school. Tourists, comedy posters, slow buses and umbrellas. Ok, to … More
I got some new watercolour pencils and wanted to try them out, so I drew this. It’s a pretty poor … More
I went down to Sussex for a week. This is a sketch I did in my parents’ back garden.
People on the Meadows: Chimneys somewhere in Edinburgh: Some writers, copied from a stack of postcards I bought in a … More
These are drawings I’ve been doing on the bus to work. In this one I was heading into town, so … More
Life drawing last night at Reconfigure. I had a go using colour for the first time since I started going … More
I’ll be selling comics at the Indie Book and Zine Fair this Saturday 21st July. It’s taking place from 12-5pm … More
I don’t paint much. That’s probably a good thing, because these canvases are kinda big, and I don’t know what … More
More life drawing…
I go to a drawing group at Akva every now and again. These are some things I drew at that.
Life drawing from a Reconfigure session at Summerhall.
(Previously) In The Natural Way to Draw, Kimon Nicolaïdes celebrates the process of drawing, while dismissing the products of drawing. … More