Posts Tagged: Art

Is this you? Google Street View

I love this old couple, spotted in my home town of Whitby. I had my first haircut on this very same street, at the tender age of thirteen. Up until that point it was a bowl, and my dads skills

Is this you? Google Street View

I love this old couple, spotted in my home town of Whitby. I had my first haircut on this very same street, at the tender age of thirteen. Up until that point it was a bowl, and my dads skills

What is your style?

Something of a self portrait. At the moment I am almost exclusively working digitally rather than in a regular sketch book while trying to define what my “style” of illustration is? I would be interested to hear how others have

What is your style?

Something of a self portrait. At the moment I am almost exclusively working digitally rather than in a regular sketch book while trying to define what my “style” of illustration is? I would be interested to hear how others have

Character Illustration tryout

The left sketch is made with copic markers on paper. The other two sketches are made on the i-pad with Tayasui Sketches, where I was trying to replicate the immediacy of the first sketch. I’m getting more comfortable with sketching

Character Illustration tryout

The left sketch is made with copic markers on paper. The other two sketches are made on the i-pad with Tayasui Sketches, where I was trying to replicate the immediacy of the first sketch. I’m getting more comfortable with sketching

Little old cat lady

Trying out some new techniques with Tayasui Sketches, inspired by Miroslav Sasek illustrations in “This is Paris.” …”this lady is called a concierge. She is a sort of guardian angel, And there is one for many houses in Paris”. Published

Little old cat lady

Trying out some new techniques with Tayasui Sketches, inspired by Miroslav Sasek illustrations in “This is Paris.” …”this lady is called a concierge. She is a sort of guardian angel, And there is one for many houses in Paris”. Published

Jacob Pee Smog

This is Jacob, who lives in the land of beige and likes things “jolly” and English. So he is really jolly English. Jacob would like things to go back to the way they were, before the Europeans, (and others) spoiled

Jacob Pee Smog

This is Jacob, who lives in the land of beige and likes things “jolly” and English. So he is really jolly English. Jacob would like things to go back to the way they were, before the Europeans, (and others) spoiled

King of the North

…Well he was! Will he be again? I’m not sure who my favorite Game of Thrones character is but Jon Snow is definitely up there. This sketch was done using my new iPad Pro and pen, with Tayasu Sketches. Still

King of the North

…Well he was! Will he be again? I’m not sure who my favorite Game of Thrones character is but Jon Snow is definitely up there. This sketch was done using my new iPad Pro and pen, with Tayasu Sketches. Still

Brexit?

Good to know we are in the capable hands of our elected representatives to see us through this mess…!

Brexit?

Good to know we are in the capable hands of our elected representatives to see us through this mess…!

Rue Du Chat Qui Peche, Paris

iPad sketch of Rue du Chat qui Peche in Paris.

Rue Du Chat Qui Peche, Paris

iPad sketch of Rue du Chat qui Peche in Paris.

Hair cut

My i-phone is my new sketch book Sitting at the hairdressers waiting for a hair cut, with so many pretty bottles..!

Hair cut

My i-phone is my new sketch book Sitting at the hairdressers waiting for a hair cut, with so many pretty bottles..!

Google Street View – Stripey in Hampstead, London

50 Hampstead High Street, London It might be the middle of winter here in Denmark, but It’s always summer somewhere on google street view.

Google Street View – Stripey in Hampstead, London

50 Hampstead High Street, London It might be the middle of winter here in Denmark, but It’s always summer somewhere on google street view.

Google Street View – Glamorous Red Head -Covent Garden

Shelton Street – Covent Garden London Stylish shopper type lady with flaming red hair swishes down Shelton Street in Covent Garden

Google Street View – Glamorous Red Head -Covent Garden

Shelton Street – Covent Garden London Stylish shopper type lady with flaming red hair swishes down Shelton Street in Covent Garden

Google Street View – Covent Garden

Shelton Street, Covent Garden Stylish sporty lady – probably a dancer going to the nearby Dance studios on Langley Street.

Google Street View – Covent Garden

Shelton Street, Covent Garden Stylish sporty lady – probably a dancer going to the nearby Dance studios on Langley Street.

Google Street View – Covent Garden London

It’s changed a lot over the years, but Covent Garden is still one of my favourite places to visit in London. Love this stylish girl and her characterful Jack Russel on Mercer Street, who seems to want to take a

Google Street View – Covent Garden London

It’s changed a lot over the years, but Covent Garden is still one of my favourite places to visit in London. Love this stylish girl and her characterful Jack Russel on Mercer Street, who seems to want to take a

Google Street View – Belsize Park St. London

Some great characters in and around Belsize Park Station, A fairly nice part of London. Funny how you can tell that just from the people outside the station. Also how people look different from area to area and country to

Google Street View – Belsize Park St. London

Some great characters in and around Belsize Park Station, A fairly nice part of London. Funny how you can tell that just from the people outside the station. Also how people look different from area to area and country to

Google Street View – Paris

Love this couple I spotted in Paris, on google street view. The look on her face says it all, while the poor guy tries to decide if he should or he shouldn’t. Gallerie L’Echaude, Paris

Google Street View – Paris

Love this couple I spotted in Paris, on google street view. The look on her face says it all, while the poor guy tries to decide if he should or he shouldn’t. Gallerie L’Echaude, Paris

Rue Jacob, Paris

Though I’ve not been for a while, I love the Left Bank area of Paris, (or Rive Gauche), so named because for the artists, writers and philosophers that lived and worked in the area in early centuries. Now it’s just a

Rue Jacob, Paris

Though I’ve not been for a while, I love the Left Bank area of Paris, (or Rive Gauche), so named because for the artists, writers and philosophers that lived and worked in the area in early centuries. Now it’s just a

Google Street View Tribeca, New York

FDNY – Ladder 8 – 14 N Moore Street, NYC Trying a larger version of the same location, FDNY – Ladder 8 – 14 N Moore Street, New York City. This is the fire station that was featured in The

Google Street View Tribeca, New York

FDNY – Ladder 8 – 14 N Moore Street, NYC Trying a larger version of the same location, FDNY – Ladder 8 – 14 N Moore Street, New York City. This is the fire station that was featured in The

Google Street View – Tribeca, New York

FDNY – Ladder 8 – 14 N Moore Street, NYC Prizes for anyone who can tell me which well known ‘spooky’ film this New York Fire Department building has featured in? If you don’t get it it will surely haunt

Google Street View – Tribeca, New York

FDNY – Ladder 8 – 14 N Moore Street, NYC Prizes for anyone who can tell me which well known ‘spooky’ film this New York Fire Department building has featured in? If you don’t get it it will surely haunt

Google Street View – Is that you? Tribeca, New York

Varick Street, Tribeca, New York Characters on the streets of New York, in and around Tribeca, which is in downtown Manhattan. I like to wonder what is going through the minds of all these people, the moment they were photographed

Google Street View – Is that you? Tribeca, New York

Varick Street, Tribeca, New York Characters on the streets of New York, in and around Tribeca, which is in downtown Manhattan. I like to wonder what is going through the minds of all these people, the moment they were photographed

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