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Life portrait, 1hr 20mins

I was planning to do a large watercolour but accidentally left all my gear at home. I didn’t even have a pencil eraser, so I did a careful illustration style drawing in light pencil and then at half time borrowed a rubber tighten it up. 16 more words

Art By Peter Holland

New York fashion Week; colour pencil illustration

This is part 2 of my most recent colour pencil adventures.  You can read part 1 here.    To quickly recap the most important lessons / tips I learnt at last weekend’s colour pencil class; 1,393 more words

Colouring in with Nanna (or 10 Colour Pencil Tips)

Last weekend I did my first art class in years; a two-day colour pencil botanical illustration workshop. Why botanics?  Well botanical illustration is not really my thing.   1,402 more words

Sketching, a Girl, and a Ukulele

A pencil study/sketch. At sketch group at the Heliconian. 6 more words

My Art

Crikey, I've lost my mojo!

I often use this blog to give a bit of the back story to each of my drawings; where my inspiration comes from and how the illustrations came to be.   848 more words

Exhibition: Portraits of Passion

Stop by and say hello to my three drawings!

Nice mice inspired by a photograph by Miroslav Hlavko, Mom and daughter bornean orangutan inspired by a photograph by Frans Lanting, and Mom cow and calf inspired by sketches I made at Maplewood Farm. 83 more words