080628 Afternoon at Putney

June 28, 2008 | Leave your thoughts

What to do when you make a real mess?Well, I drew another sketch on Sheer Heaven paper when I got home and have stuck it over the top (on one side only)…so now I have an ‘interesting’ effect but can still lift it up to see and learn from the mistakes of the original.BTW SH...


080627 Even more food

June 27, 2008 | 4 Comments

Sketching a lot these days – and even in public but it is only more food! Thursday:I ended up drawing dinner twice once on location and then to fill my food diary page up…. the counting is getting a little easier (if I am doing it right!) Sketching on a small table in a middle...


080625 More food….

June 25, 2008 | Leave your thoughts

Ok, I don’t really HAVE to start counting till next week…but it is so tedious that I thought I better get into the swing of it before then.Once I get the hang of this counting thing, I am going to enjoy the layout challenge of incorporating my counting table into my spread.For now, I sit...


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…..


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...


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...