Sunset

Sunset

Posted by on Feb 21, 2017 in Blog | No Comments

For quick inspiration lately, I’ve been drawing from a library of photographs that I’ve taken at one time or another. I’m not a great photographer or anything, but there’s usually some in there from anyplace we’ve been to provide enough reference! This photograph was taken near Ile Claude, Quebec some years back. I wanted to […]

Watercolour Process

Posted by on Apr 13, 2013 in Blog | No Comments

While I was working on these two images (Imagination I and II) I kept photographic records for a few reasons. One, to show the client, but also so that I could write a post showing a little bit of the process that I use! There are five images in all, taken over the period of […]

Self Portrait

Posted by on Aug 30, 2012 in Blog | No Comments

Continuing with my desire to do (mostly daily) sketches in addition to work, here’s today’s, a self-portrait.

Rufus

Posted by on Aug 23, 2012 in Blog | No Comments

  I’ve been getting into the habit of doing a daily sketch. This one is of Rufus, my distinguished(?) chocolate Labrador Retriever.

Canmore

Posted by on Jul 11, 2012 in Blog | No Comments

I went out to Canmore with my brother and folks yesterday. He was going mountain biking and I thought it’d be a good opportunity to nose around a bit and maybe do some sketching. I brought my tiny box of Cotman watercolours and some pens and sketchbooks. I found I was a bit frustrated working […]

Papergirl Calgary

Posted by on Jul 4, 2012 in Blog | No Comments

Papergirl Calgary is a local branch of an initiative that has gone global! Its premise: taking art out of galleries and sharing it with the public. You can read more about it on their tumblr here. I really like the idea, and I’ll be trying to get something done to submit to them before the […]