WhereArtI 19th February 2018

Posted on Feb 19, 2018
WhereArtI 19th February 2018

Where in Edinburgh have I sketched? If you can you tell me where in the Scottish capital I have sketched then you could win a great prize. Email me your answer using the link below and I will randomly pick a correct answer tomorrow morning, who will then go into the monthly draw to win a prize. […]

The Great War Stone on the Royal Mile

Posted on Feb 14, 2018
The Great War Stone on the Royal Mile

This sketch was created just off the Royal Mile, within the City Chambers courtyard and shows the beautiful archways which make up the street side of the quadrangle. Edinburgh City Chambers is the home of the City of Edinburgh Council, in Scotland. The “Great War Stone”, which sits central and surrounded by fencing commemorates residents […]

WhereArtI 12th February 2018

Posted on Feb 12, 2018
WhereArtI 12th February 2018

Where in Edinburgh have I sketched? If you can you tell me where in the Scottish capital I have sketched then you could win a great prize. Email me your answer using the link below and I will randomly pick a correct answer tomorrow morning, who will then go into the monthly draw to win a prize. […]

WhereArtI 5th February 2018

Posted on Feb 5, 2018
WhereArtI 5th February 2018

Where in Edinburgh have I sketched? If you can you tell me which cafe in the Scottish capital I was sitting in to sketch this watercolour then you could win a great prize. Email me your answer using the link below and I will randomly pick a correct answer tomorrow morning, who will then go […]

Giant Lanterns light up Edinburgh Zoo

Posted on Jan 31, 2018
Giant Lanterns light up Edinburgh Zoo

Edinburgh Zoo is currently lit by an installation of over 450 dazzling giant lanterns. Each night during the winter Edinburgh Zoo has been transforming from a world class animal attraction destination into a world of light and wonder as the Giant Lanterns of China illuminate a mile long trail of life size animal lanterns and performing […]

WhereArtI Edinburgh : 29th January

Posted on Jan 29, 2018
WhereArtI Edinburgh : 29th January

Where in Edinburgh have I sketched in this weeks WhereArtI? This week I am looking for the street name, if you know then click the link below to email me your answer. I will pick a random winner from all those correct on Tuesday, who will go into the monthly draw to win a prize. The prize for […]

WhereArtI Edinburgh : 22nd January

Posted on Jan 22, 2018
WhereArtI Edinburgh : 22nd January

Where in Edinburgh have I sketched in this weeks WhereArtI? This week I am looking for the street name, if you know then click the link below to email me your answer. I will pick a random winner from all those correct on Tuesday, who will go into the monthly draw to win a prize. The prize for […]

A perfect January walk: sunshine, snow and blue skies

Posted on Jan 18, 2018
A perfect January walk: sunshine, snow and blue skies

Yesterday I went for a walk through the crisp fresh snow which had fallen overnight on Arthur’s Seat. The capitals extinct volcano sits in Holyrood Park and enjoys fantastic views over Edinburgh. On this occasion however I did not trust myself to climb to the top in such icy conditions so instead walked around the […]

WhereArtI Edinburgh : 15th January

Posted on Jan 15, 2018
WhereArtI Edinburgh : 15th January

Where in Edinburgh have I sketched in this weeks WhereArtI? This week I am looking for the street name, if you know then click the link below to email me your answer. I will pick a random winner from all those correct on Tuesday, who will go into the monthly draw to win a prize. The prize for […]

A new skill for a new year

Posted on Jan 10, 2018
A new skill for a new year

I was very lucky this Christmas to receive a pyrography set from Mrs Sketcher and I have been having fun experimenting since. It’s always great to find a new way to be creative and from my early experiences it seems pyrography, which is the art of decorating wood or other materials with burn marks is […]