Join me capturing Edinburgh’s Christmas in sketches

Posted on Dec 11, 2017
Join me capturing Edinburgh’s Christmas in sketches

Create your very own montage of festive sketches at the one off Christmas workshop in Edinburgh’s New Town Spend Friday 15th December with me picking up speed sketching tips both inside and out as we make our way around Edinburgh’s New Town, drawing some of George Streets beautiful decorations and spending some time in the Portrait […]

WhereArtI : 11th December : Edinburgh

Posted on Dec 11, 2017
WhereArtI : 11th December : Edinburgh

Where in Edinbugh have sketched this month? If you know click the link below to email me your answer. I will pick a random winner from all correct answers on Tuesday morning, and they will go on to the ‘Winners wall’ for the month. At the end of the month those on the wall will be entered into a draw […]

Festive family favourites being screened outdoors in the Cowgate

Posted on Dec 8, 2017
Festive family favourites being screened outdoors in the Cowgate

This Christmas catch a Christmas movie at the Cowgate NYC Film and Street Food Festival, in the Three Sisters courtyard.With a huge outdoor cinema screening festive favourites, together with mulled wine and American style street food this sounds like the perfect way to start your festive night out. The screenings run from Sunday to Thursday each week until December […]

WhereArtI : 4th December : Scotland

Posted on Dec 4, 2017
WhereArtI : 4th December : Scotland

Where in Scotland have sketched this month? If you know click the link below to email me your answer. I will pick a random winner from all correct answers on Tuesday morning, and they will go on to the ‘Winners wall’ for the month. At the end of the month those on the wall will be entered into a draw to receive […]

WhereArtI : 27th November : Edinburgh

Posted on Nov 27, 2017
WhereArtI : 27th November : Edinburgh

Where in Edinburgh I have sketched this week? If you know click the link below to email me your answer. I will pick a random winner from all correct answers on Tuesday morning, and they will go on to the ‘Winners wall’ for the month. At the end of the month those on the wall will be entered into a draw […]

A Night Under The Stars In Aid Of Edinburgh Children’s Hospital Charity

Posted on Nov 24, 2017
A Night Under The Stars In Aid Of Edinburgh Children’s Hospital Charity

Last night I ran a stall at the Prosecco and Shopping evening, the first stall of the season for me. The stunning dome roofed hall inside the Royal Bank of Scotland building at St Andrews Square has a wonderful ceiling of stars, which my sketch above (drawn from my stall) shows a small part of. The […]

Rain falling on the windscreen in Edinburgh’s New Town

Posted on Nov 23, 2017
Rain falling on the windscreen in Edinburgh’s New Town

As the rain continued to fall today I sketched from my car. Sitting looking up towards Hanover Street and Goeorge Street I watched the traffic merging with the pipples of the rain falling down my windscreen. Shortly after sketching this I realised the rain wasn’t going to stop so made a dash for my destination. […]

Ice cold Sketching as Edinburgh’s Christmas comes to life

Posted on Nov 22, 2017
Ice cold Sketching as Edinburgh’s Christmas comes to life

As Edinburgh’s city centre is once again transformed into a magical, colourful and sparkly wonderland for Christmas I visited one of this years highlights on George Street. There is a huge blue structure at the East end of George Street which is housing some beautiful and very temporary pieces of art, sculptures made of ice kept […]

WhereArtI : 20th November : Edinburgh

Posted on Nov 20, 2017
WhereArtI : 20th November : Edinburgh

Where in Edinburgh I have sketched this week? If you know click the link below to email me your answer. I will pick a random winner from all correct answers on Tuesday morning, and they will go on to the ‘Winners wall’ for the month. At the end of the month those on the wall will be entered into a draw […]

A wonderful evening at the Museum

Posted on Nov 16, 2017
A wonderful evening at the Museum

I hosted a creative workshop table at the latest Museum Late event on Friday, which was Jacobite themed to tie in with their current exhibition: Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobites. The Museum Late events are always very popular with around 1500 people enjoying a drink and seeing the museums many artifacts in a relaxed atmosphere, […]