As soon as I saw ‘red’ in the weekly theme I instantly thought of the gorgeous Josephine and Christophe from Le Tres Bon, a wonderful little French restaurant in my town. I love love love painting in watercolour and I’m pretty happy with the result. Happy to say that Josephine liked the illustration and I’ve […]
I created this illustration to give as a gift to one of my friends who is getting married. I’ve finally got the eyes right but I was too eager to draw the lines in fine point pen and managed to make it run. I really do need to learn botanical drawing and watercolouring as it […]
I love the bright and intense colours from my new watercolour pens. It doesn’t have the subtly of watercolour paints but I like them much better than the watercolour pencils. The gorgeous ‘Charming Tales’ figurines were once again my inspiration and this was fun to draw.
Mr and Mrs Brambleberry enjoy going to the cinema together (just like me and my Mr). I love the idea of a tiny mouse cinema behind the big cinema curtains, hidden in a little hole in the wall.
“Billy Brambleberry loved visiting his Grammy. He especially loved her honey cake biscuits, fresh from the oven, warm and comforting, like one of Grammy’s hugs.”
I like the concept but I really don’t like the execution on this one. I’m starting to feel frustrated by the water colour pencils and I need to get some smaller sized fine-tip pens but I’m still not game enough to try water colour paint.
Autumn is coming and the harvest is starting to be brought in. Time to get ready to celebrate Harvest Home. I really loved the concept of this but again I’m disappointed in the colour from the water colour pencils. I also need to work on perspective and detail but I think with more practice I’ll […]