Flux: A new stockist in Leith

Posted on Jul 24, 2014
Flux: A new stockist in Leith

Today I visited this lovely gift shop on Bernard Street, Leith and left some of my wares. A treasure trove of present ideas and bespoke gifts Flux has a strong fan base in Edinburgh. Home to a wide range of styles and creations, the shop brings together many independent designers and makers all under one […]

One of three Leith cranes

Posted on May 14, 2014

Yesterday I visited Leith and the three cranes that sit on Ocean Drive next to a casino. I finally made time to sketch one of these three cranes which are home to many pigeons and seagulls. The three stand together and one day I will return to sketch all three, but for now this will […]

The cushions are here!

Posted on Jun 9, 2013

My cushions have arrived!! and twin number two loves them 🙂   I’m packing them up now and will be sending them out this week to the lucky ones who have ordered one.   Buy yours today from the EdinburghSketcher shop HERE.

Down by the Shore

Posted on Feb 9, 2013

When asked recently if I could create a sketch down at The Shore in Leith I was very surprised to find I hadn’t done so already. This must be an iconic shot of the Shore, the beautiful cobbled streets and gabled ended tall houses by the harbour remind me of mainland Europe, Brugge or Amsterdam perhaps.

Happy Birthday to you

Posted on Jul 20, 2012

Happy birthday to Leith Library, celebrating 80 years of being open to the public. On 20th July 1932 the Leith Library and New Town Hall was officially opened.