Commissions & Personal Projects

A few illustrations from the last month; This little guy is something I just did for myself, finished yesterday. Kind of just want to use gold gouache on everything now, it looks so good! Tempting to make a series of these with splashes of gold in all of them. A made up lizard/gecko species, paintedContinue reading “Commissions & Personal Projects”

Self Portraits & Blog Direction

I’ve taken self portraits ever since I got in to photography at 16. Setting up my ¬£5 tripod from Tesco (which only got replaced last Christmas!!??), adjusting the self timer and focus and sitting by myself in front of the camera.¬†They were always emotion-based; I’ve always found it easier to get across how I’m feelingContinue reading “Self Portraits & Blog Direction”

Inside My Sketchbook: 7

I started a new sketchbook. The Leuchtturm one I was using had been bugging me since I started it, so instead of beating myself up for not using it, and in turn hardly sketching at all – I opened one that had been waiting in the wings for a while now. Surprise surprise, I reallyContinue reading “Inside My Sketchbook: 7”

Inside My Sketchbook: 6

Drawing is a struggle for me, it has been, probably, for the last few years. I couldn’t think for the life of me why, as drawing and painting has always been one of the biggest parts of who I am. Then I watched a recent video from MAIS2, and saw one of those usually annoyingContinue reading “Inside My Sketchbook: 6”