WhereArtI : 27th February : Edinburgh

Posted on Feb 27, 2017
WhereArtI : 27th February : Edinburgh

Can you tell me where in Edinburgh I have sketched this week? If so 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’. At the end of the month those on the wall will be entered into a […]

The Shore, Leith with India ink

Posted on Feb 8, 2017
The Shore, Leith with India ink

A time-lapse video of myself painting The Shore in Leith using a brush and black India ink. My India ink sketch shows Edinburgh’s beautiful docks in Leith, and this stretch of gable ended houses line The Shore, and area of restaurants, cafe’s and pubs. Perfect for a late afternoon summers walk. Using the India ink with […]

WhereArtI : 30th January 2017 : Edinburgh

Posted on Jan 30, 2017
WhereArtI : 30th January 2017 : Edinburgh

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

Christmas doodles from two weeks with the family

Posted on Jan 27, 2017
Christmas doodles from two weeks with the family

Christmas is my favourite time of the year and this time I enjoyed two full weeks away from the computer. Although I couldn’t stop myself from sketching occasionally I did take the fortnight off to spend with family and friends and enjoyed the lack of screen time, returning in the second week of January refreshed and […]

Surrounded by stunning details inside the Assembly Rooms

Posted on Jan 20, 2017
Surrounded by stunning details inside the Assembly Rooms

I’ve been trying to capture the beautiful interior flourishes which are all around inside the grand Assembly Rooms on Edinburgh’s George Street. This is a corner close up from the ball room and will make up one of my six new illustrations which will go on show inside the famous events venue later in the […]

Enjoying the new years sunshine in Edinburgh

Posted on Jan 10, 2017
Enjoying the new years sunshine in Edinburgh

Drawing in the great outdoors in Edinburgh city centre this January. As 2017 gets started for me I have been in various locations around Edinburgh meeting people and sketching in the glorious sunshine we have been enjoying. Whilst on route to meetings I have grabbed  a quick 10 minutes to sketch my surroundings as Edinburgh’s […]

Get in to the Christmas swing with the help of Five Guys Named Moe

Posted on Dec 9, 2016
Get in to the Christmas swing with the help of Five Guys Named Moe

As part of this years Edinburgh’s Christmas celebrations the hit musical Five Guys Named Moe has taken over Festival Square. Squeezed within the square inside the famous Spiegletent the show is a riot of colour and energy that jives its way through the crowd with the help of a rotating stage and fantastic energy of […]

WhereArtI : 28th November 2016 : Edinburgh

Posted on Nov 28, 2016
WhereArtI : 28th November 2016 : Edinburgh

Can you tell me where in Edinburgh I have sketched today? If so 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’. At the end of the month those on the wall will be entered into a […]

WhereArtI : 19th September 2016 : Edinburgh

Posted on Sep 19, 2016
WhereArtI : 19th September 2016 : Edinburgh

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

Capturing a special day as a Wedding Sketcher

Posted on Sep 10, 2016
Capturing a special day as a Wedding Sketcher

Today I have a Wedding Sketcher booking, it’s in a beautiful church with a grand Georgian country house for the reception. It is a privilege to sketch a special day in such stunning locations. As a wedding sketcher I attend the event and move around in the background drawing the details which catch my eye, like the flower […]