WhereArtI : 2nd January 2017 : Scotland

Posted on Jan 2, 2017
WhereArtI : 2nd January 2017 : Scotland

Happy New Year to you all!! Can you name this Scottish 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 morning, and they will go on to the ‘Winners wall’. At the end of the month those on the wall […]

Edinburgh’s Street of Light

Posted on Dec 20, 2016
Edinburgh’s Street of Light

A splendid show in Edinburgh as the sun falls on the Street of Light. This week we have had some stunning sunsets in the capital, and sun rises too as the weather stays mild and wet. I captured this one on George Street recently as the sun fell and the city began to sparkle with the […]

WhereArtI : 5th December 2016 : Scotland

Posted on Dec 5, 2016
WhereArtI : 5th December 2016 : Scotland

Can you tell me where in Scotland 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 draw […]

My Victorian Cycle postcards have arrived

Posted on Nov 22, 2016
My Victorian Cycle postcards have arrived

My new set of Victorian Edinburgh Cycle themed postcards are now available to buy in my online shop. I have been planning this set of cards for some time so am pleased to see them printed and available to buy. This time last year I was asked to run a sketching table at the National […]

WhereArtI : 7th November 2016 : Scotland

Posted on Nov 7, 2016
WhereArtI : 7th November 2016 : Scotland

Can you tell me where in Scotland 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 draw […]

Stunning autumn colours at Liberton Kirk in Edinbugh

Posted on Oct 26, 2016
Stunning autumn colours at Liberton Kirk in Edinbugh

Liberton Kirk in the south of Einburgh city is currently awash with gorgeous red ivy. When I saw a picture online I now I had to visit. Sketching on a beautiful calm and sunny morning I was reminded what lovely spaces church yards are, perfect green spaces through out the city perfect for a quiet walk […]

WhereArtI : 3rd October 2016 : Scotland

Posted on Oct 3, 2016
WhereArtI : 3rd October 2016 : Scotland

Can you tell me where in Scotland I have sketched this month? 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 weekend camping in the Scottish Borders

Posted on Sep 29, 2016
A weekend camping in the Scottish Borders

The past weekend the Sketcher Clan took a short break in the Borders to try out our new tent and found a beautiful little campsite hidden in the woods. With twins who are five and a half Mrs Sketcher and I though it was a good time to invest in a family tent and introduce […]

Beach sketching in warmer weather, at Elie in Fife

Posted on Sep 26, 2016
Beach sketching in warmer weather, at Elie in Fife

A beautiful curved golden beach awaits in the small fishing village of Elie, in Fife where the Sketcher clan and I took a day trip earlier this month. Sitting on the sunny side of the Forth we looked out across the water to North Berwick and the Berwick Law, the mound in the distance on my sketch. […]

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 […]