080621 Sketchcrawl No.19

June 21, 2008 | 7 Comments

My first sketchcrawl…. and it was a wonderful wonderful day! Went to Cockatoo Island, the largest island in the harbour with lots of great historic buildings and also site of the Sydney Biennale.

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EDM 174 Draw a bridge

June 18, 2008 | 4 Comments

My intention was to draw the EDM challenges from life… but sometimes it is hard to get out to do so. So if I have to draw from a picture, at least I try to find an exciting one – and one of my own travel photos.Italy again…..

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080614 Cromarty

June 14, 2008 | 3 Comments

080614 CromartyOriginally uploaded by borromini bear Another Scottish scene (from my travels) to use as a background for my Sunday notes (on the rest of the spread) A freezing winter late afternoon – I am not used to these subtle and purple tones. (My squirrel brush was a real struggle with this one and I...

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080614 Sat Food

June 14, 2008 | Leave your thoughts

080614 Sat FoodOriginally uploaded by borromini bear Oh! I had so much fun doing this. I will not be able to do this everyday but quiet day at home taking it easy today. Working on the one drawing at different times during the day has some quirks – shadows from all directions and different colours...

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080614 EDM175 A basket

June 14, 2008 | Leave your thoughts

080614 EDM175 A basketOriginally uploaded by borromini bear Fun to draw and paint a detailed object in my loose style. Still working with my floppy squirrel brush – I love the slightly out of control feeling – it certainly is developing my brush skills.

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080613 Friday

June 13, 2008 | Leave your thoughts

080613 FridayOriginally uploaded by borromini bear I am not necessarily going to draw all food everyday – but it WAS fun today. Did these at various times during the day.This book is more an exercise in journalling than sketching.Also the sketches have to be quick – super quick!

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080613 CoverPage

June 13, 2008 | 1 Comment

080613 CoverPageOriginally uploaded by borromini bear A new project! As I am now going into a maintenance phase of my diet I have to start counting calories and carbs. Inspired by Brenda, a fellow journaller, I have started a new pocket moleskine for a food diary.

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080609 Monday

June 9, 2008 | 1 Comment

080609 MondayOriginally uploaded by borromini bear Long weekend in Melbourne This page I did in the plane on the way home – inspired by an amazing exhibition that we went to of illuminated books from the middle ages.

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