Time-lapse video: An Edinburgh sketch at Christmas

Posted on Dec 12, 2013
Time-lapse video: An Edinburgh sketch at Christmas

A time-lapse video of myself sketching from The Scotsman Hotel on Edinburgh’s North Bridge over looking Princes Street and all the Christmas festivities.   My ink sketch with watercolour wash shows Edinburgh’s Christmas festivities well under way, from the big wheel on the left to the Star Flyer high above the shops on the right. […]

All about Edinburgh

Posted on Nov 23, 2012

Not that it’s all about Edinburgh or anything but yesterday when I went to draw a birthday card for my niece, I ended up with a sketch of Princes Street, replacing the Balmoral Hotel with a huge birthday cake. I may need some help…

24 hours later…

Posted on Jun 6, 2012

We are dashing from shop to shop on Princes Street, dodging umbrellas and soggy tourists!

Rain in the city

Posted on Jul 11, 2011

Morning sketch fans, more rain showers forecast for today across the city. Anyone know who the statue of the horse and rider is for…?

Pasteled headquarters

Posted on May 31, 2011

…stands high above Princes Street Gardens on The Mound. I took my Derwent pastel pencils/crayons with me