WhereArtI Edinburgh?

Posted on Feb 18, 2019
WhereArtI Edinburgh?

Can you name this week’s sketched location? If you know leave your answer in the comment box below. I will pick a random winner from all correct entries on Tuesday morning, and they will go on to the ‘Winners wall’ for the month. At the end of the month one of those on the wall […]

Edinburgh Science Festival launch date

Posted on Feb 14, 2019
Edinburgh Science Festival launch date

This week I was at the Edinburgh Science Festival press launch and as it was half term, I took along the Sketcher Twins (now aged 7). To mark 50 years since Neil Armstrong became the first person to set foot on the moon, this years festival which runs from April 6th to 21st takes Frontiers […]

WhereArtI Edinburgh?

Posted on Feb 4, 2019
WhereArtI Edinburgh?

Can you name this week’s sketched location?

A cloudy view to Broughton St Marys Parish Church

Posted on Feb 1, 2019
A cloudy view to Broughton St Marys Parish Church

There is beauty evening the dull cloudy days here in Edinburgh. I have been practicing my clouds recently, and this dull morning last week was perfect for combining some grey clouds with a little perspective sketching, plus a lovely church in the centre. As often happens I was driving along the road when I spotted […]

My first sketch tour of 2019 was along the Royal Mile

Posted on Jan 23, 2019
My first sketch tour of 2019 was along the Royal Mile

Sketching can be the perfect stress free distraction between meetings, when total concentration can be achieved quickly.

Coffee before meeting

Posted on Jan 17, 2019
Coffee before meeting

This morning I discovered the Tasty Buns Bakery on Bread Street, and promised myself I would return for cake! The weather outside was freezing cold and this welcoming wee cafe was perfect – the silky smooth latte even better. I felt the blood returning to my fingers as I sketched this doddle from my chair. […]

WhereArtI Edinburgh? – Jan 14th 2019

Posted on Jan 14, 2019
WhereArtI Edinburgh? – Jan 14th 2019

Can you name this week’s sketched location? If you know leave your answer in the comment box below. I will pick a random winner from all correct entries on Tuesday morning, and they will go on to the ‘Winners wall’ for the month. At the end of the month one of those on the wall […]

WhereArtI Edinburgh? – Jan 7th 2019

Posted on Jan 7, 2019
WhereArtI Edinburgh? – Jan 7th 2019

Can you name this week’s sketched location? If you know leave your answer in the comment box below. I will pick a random winner from all correct entries on Tuesday morning, and they will go on to the ‘Winners wall’ for the month. At the end of the month one of those on the wall […]

Ravelston Garden buildings

Posted on Jan 2, 2019
Ravelston Garden buildings

This striking building on Craigleith Crescent is known as Ravelston Garden and always catches my eye as I pass by in the car, usually on the way the either the Modern Art Gallery or Craigleith Retail park. One such time I had a little time so stopped to sketch the view. I was looking for […]

WhereArtI Edinburgh? – December 31st 2018

Posted on Dec 31, 2018
WhereArtI Edinburgh? – December 31st 2018

Can you name this week’s sketched location? If you know leave your answer in the comment box below. I will pick a random winner from all correct entries on Tuesday morning, and they will go on to the ‘Winners wall’ for the month. At the end of the month one of those on the wall […]

WhereArtI Edinburgh? – December 24th 2018

Posted on Dec 24, 2018
WhereArtI Edinburgh? – December 24th 2018

Can you name this week’s Edinburgh sketched location? If you know leave your answer in the comment box below. I will pick a random winner from all correct entries on Tuesday morning, and they will go on to the ‘Winners wall’ for the month. At the end of the month one of those on the […]

WhereArtI Edinburgh? – December 10th 2018

Posted on Dec 10, 2018
WhereArtI Edinburgh? – December 10th 2018

Can you name this week’s Edinburgh sketched location? If you know leave you answer in the comment box below. I will pick a random winner from all correct entries 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 Edinburgh? – December 3rd 2018

Posted on Dec 3, 2018
WhereArtI Edinburgh? – December 3rd 2018

Can you name this week’s Edinburgh sketched location? If you know leave you answer in the comment box below. I will pick a random winner from all correct entries 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 26th November 2018

Posted on Nov 26, 2018
WhereArtI 26th November 2018

Can you name this week’s Edinburgh sketched location? If you know leave you answer in the comment box below. I will pick a random winner from all correct entries 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 […]