Posts Tagged: Art

Google Street View – NYFD Engine Company 44

– New York Fire Dept. – Engine Company 44 For me the most iconic of architectural landmarks in New York are the New York Fire Departments buildings. This is the building of Engine Company 44 which sits at 221 E

Google Street View – NYFD Engine Company 44

– New York Fire Dept. – Engine Company 44 For me the most iconic of architectural landmarks in New York are the New York Fire Departments buildings. This is the building of Engine Company 44 which sits at 221 E

Google Street View – Mineral Point, Wisconsin, USA

Travelling without moving – Pendarvis, Mineral Point, Wisconsin, USA Love the clapperboad style architecture of some traditional houses in the U.S. They have an elegant utilitarian aspect to them which I really like.

Google Street View – Mineral Point, Wisconsin, USA

Travelling without moving – Pendarvis, Mineral Point, Wisconsin, USA Love the clapperboad style architecture of some traditional houses in the U.S. They have an elegant utilitarian aspect to them which I really like.

Google Street View – Mineral Point, Wisconsin, USA

A Cornish town in the USA In the 1830’s many of the mines in Cornwall, England closed, following this many of the local Cornish miners emigrated to the USA, some finding themselves in the area of Wisconsin. They began mining

Google Street View – Mineral Point, Wisconsin, USA

A Cornish town in the USA In the 1830’s many of the mines in Cornwall, England closed, following this many of the local Cornish miners emigrated to the USA, some finding themselves in the area of Wisconsin. They began mining

Google Street View – Port Isaac, Cornwall, England.

Nicki B’s Pasty Shop Typical slate fronted House on the harbourside of Port Isaac in Cornwall, England. A busy fishing port since at least the 14th Century, I can only imagine that this Tea shop now selling Cornish pasties was

Google Street View – Port Isaac, Cornwall, England.

Nicki B’s Pasty Shop Typical slate fronted House on the harbourside of Port Isaac in Cornwall, England. A busy fishing port since at least the 14th Century, I can only imagine that this Tea shop now selling Cornish pasties was

Google Street View – Manchester – Adidas Gazelles

This guys in his own world, sporting a pair of What looks like Adidas Gazelles.

Google Street View – Manchester – Adidas Gazelles

This guys in his own world, sporting a pair of What looks like Adidas Gazelles.

Google Street View – Newquay, Cornwall

I love the chaotic jumble of signs, colors and typography. Advertising fishing trips on the sea front in Newquay, Cornwall. Newquay, a traditionally a fishing town, on the Atlantic coast of South West England, is now just as famous for

Google Street View – Newquay, Cornwall

I love the chaotic jumble of signs, colors and typography. Advertising fishing trips on the sea front in Newquay, Cornwall. Newquay, a traditionally a fishing town, on the Atlantic coast of South West England, is now just as famous for

Google Street View – Fishing Cobbles, Staithes, North Yorkshire

Fishing cobles- Robby Beck, Staithes Legend has it that the fishing boats in this area of the North East of England are based on the same template as Viking Longships. The Clinker built construction of these boats means they are

Google Street View – Fishing Cobbles, Staithes, North Yorkshire

Fishing cobles- Robby Beck, Staithes Legend has it that the fishing boats in this area of the North East of England are based on the same template as Viking Longships. The Clinker built construction of these boats means they are

Google Street View – Staithes, North Yorkshire

The Red house, Staithes. The houses in this traditional fisherman’s village in North Yorkshire have names instead of house numbers, much to the annoyance of postmen. This beautiful old building is called the Red House, for obvious reasons.

Google Street View – Staithes, North Yorkshire

The Red house, Staithes. The houses in this traditional fisherman’s village in North Yorkshire have names instead of house numbers, much to the annoyance of postmen. This beautiful old building is called the Red House, for obvious reasons.

Google street view – Staithes, North Yorkshire

A plump lady resting her legs on the Harbourside in Staithes, North Yorkshire.

Google street view – Staithes, North Yorkshire

A plump lady resting her legs on the Harbourside in Staithes, North Yorkshire.

Google Street View- High Street, Staithes

Forget your Castle Coombe or your Mousehole, the most beautiful village in England is Staithes, on the Jurassic coast of North Yorkshire. This chap seems to be having problems with his dog…

Google Street View- High Street, Staithes

Forget your Castle Coombe or your Mousehole, the most beautiful village in England is Staithes, on the Jurassic coast of North Yorkshire. This chap seems to be having problems with his dog…

Travelling without moving – Justin’s, Church Street, Whitby.

Walking around on google street view -Justin’s fudge shop, Whitby, probably the best fudge in the world, as voted for by me!! They also do very nice locally made ice-cream.

Travelling without moving – Justin’s, Church Street, Whitby.

Walking around on google street view -Justin’s fudge shop, Whitby, probably the best fudge in the world, as voted for by me!! They also do very nice locally made ice-cream.

Travelling without moving – Church Street, Whitby, North Yorkshire

One of many beautiful old buildings in my old home town of Whitby.

Travelling without moving – Church Street, Whitby, North Yorkshire

One of many beautiful old buildings in my old home town of Whitby.

Google Street View- (or) Travelling without Moving – Genoa

Another one from Genoa, just off the Piazza Corvetta…Where to next I wonder???

Google Street View- (or) Travelling without Moving – Genoa

Another one from Genoa, just off the Piazza Corvetta…Where to next I wonder???

Travelling without moving Genoa, Italy

More from Genoa… otherwise known as the “Proud One.” It was a group of Genoese emigrant boys to Buenos Aries in the late 19th Century that then formed a football club in an area called La Boca. Know known as

Travelling without moving Genoa, Italy

More from Genoa… otherwise known as the “Proud One.” It was a group of Genoese emigrant boys to Buenos Aries in the late 19th Century that then formed a football club in an area called La Boca. Know known as

Travelling without moving – Genoa, Italy

Funny what you can find when browsing google street view. This is on the Via Della Maddalena in Genoa, Italy.

Travelling without moving – Genoa, Italy

Funny what you can find when browsing google street view. This is on the Via Della Maddalena in Genoa, Italy.

People on the Telly

More people from’t telly…

People on the Telly

More people from’t telly…

Travelling without moving – Buenos Aires

Or is that you Google Street view? When I can’t travel there directly, the next best thing is people watching by exploring google street view.. 🙂 🙂

Travelling without moving – Buenos Aires

Or is that you Google Street view? When I can’t travel there directly, the next best thing is people watching by exploring google street view.. 🙂 🙂

Retro Poster Illustration

Some Posters I have been working on for the area where I live. I love the retro feel of these, which somehow increases their appeal and makes them more evocative than just a plain picture or photograph would be.

Retro Poster Illustration

Some Posters I have been working on for the area where I live. I love the retro feel of these, which somehow increases their appeal and makes them more evocative than just a plain picture or photograph would be.

Graphic novel type illustration

I’m inspired by a lot of graphic novel type illustration at the moment. There’s some really great stuff out there and it’s really evolving as an Art form. I guess the thing with traditional hand-drawn illustration and art is, it

Graphic novel type illustration

I’m inspired by a lot of graphic novel type illustration at the moment. There’s some really great stuff out there and it’s really evolving as an Art form. I guess the thing with traditional hand-drawn illustration and art is, it

Neanderthal Picasso

An illustration I created for a piece entitled ‘Your more creative than you realise’ for Trendillustrated.com, which I really like. The article is based on the news of the recent discovery of cave paintings in Indonesia, which are the oldest

Neanderthal Picasso

An illustration I created for a piece entitled ‘Your more creative than you realise’ for Trendillustrated.com, which I really like. The article is based on the news of the recent discovery of cave paintings in Indonesia, which are the oldest

Lake Lugano – Oskar Koller

It’s been warm enough to get my paint brush outside in the open air where at first I struggled to remember what to do with it. I’ve been looking at the work of Oskar Koller again. His work is deceptively

Lake Lugano – Oskar Koller

It’s been warm enough to get my paint brush outside in the open air where at first I struggled to remember what to do with it. I’ve been looking at the work of Oskar Koller again. His work is deceptively