Southerness Lighthouse on the Solway Firth

Posted on Jul 20, 2017
Southerness Lighthouse on the Solway Firth

Today’s drawing of Southerness Lighthouse in Dumfries & Galloway on the Solway Firth coast. I started with a pencil drawing of the lighthouse from our ideally situated holiday cottage, before adding colour with the subtle shades of the Spectrum Aqua Blend watercolour pencils from Crafter’s Companion UK. One of the main landmarks in the village […]

WhereArtI : 10th July : Scotland

Posted on Jul 10, 2017
WhereArtI : 10th July : Scotland

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’ for the month. At the end of the month those on the wall will be […]

WhereArtI : 26th June : Edinburgh

Posted on Jun 26, 2017
WhereArtI : 26th June : Edinburgh

Can you tell me where in Edinburgh 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’ for the month. At the end of the month those on the wall will be entered into a […]

WhereArtI : 19th June : Edinburgh

Posted on Jun 19, 2017
WhereArtI : 19th June : Edinburgh

Can you tell me where in Edinburgh 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’ for the month. At the end of the month those on the wall will be entered into a […]

WhereArtI : 8th May : Edinburgh

Posted on May 8, 2017
WhereArtI : 8th May : Edinburgh

Can you tell me where in Edinburgh 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’ for the month. At the end of the month those on the wall will be entered into a […]

WhereArtI : 1st May : Scotland

Posted on May 1, 2017
WhereArtI : 1st May : 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’ for the month. At the end of the month those on the wall will be entered […]

The Borders Book Festival is launched from the top of The Glasshouse

Posted on Apr 28, 2017
The Borders Book Festival is launched from the top of The Glasshouse

Earlier this week the Borders Book Festival was officially launched overlooked by Calton Hill in the stunning roof top venue of The Glasshouse Hotel on Greenside Lane, Edinburgh. I hope to be involved this year sketching from the four day festival which takes place each year within the walled gardens of Harmony House in the centre […]

Happy 21st Birthday to Apex Hotels

Posted on Apr 24, 2017
Happy 21st Birthday to Apex Hotels

Last week Apex Hotels celebrated being 21 years old and I was invited to capture the occasion in sketches. A party was held at the magnificent Heights venue on top of the Apex Grassmarket, which has fantastic views over Edinburgh Castle. I have visited before for breakfast and here is a link to by previous […]

WhereArtI : 17th April : Edinburgh

Posted on Apr 17, 2017
WhereArtI : 17th April : Edinburgh

Happy Easter everyone, can you tell me where in Edinburgh 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’ for the month. At the end of the month those on the wall will […]

WhereArtI : 10th April : Edinburgh

Posted on Apr 10, 2017
WhereArtI : 10th April : Edinburgh

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’ for the month. At the end of the month those on the wall will be entered […]