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Why do I draw?

I draw to relax, to understand, to help understand the world around me. I draw to practice drawing. Drawing helps me remember moments, people, and places. 363 more words

Kington Walking Festival

I’m excited about the creative walk I’m leading tomorrow as part of Kington Walking Festival. All packed and prepared, whatever the weather. Got my fingers crossed for sunshine, or at least the rain to hold off for two hours between 2-4pm in Kington. 24 more words


Sketching on new phone

I found a sketching app on the new phone. The result is a lot smoother and neater than my tablet computer. I think it’s because I have a protective layer on the screen so my fingers don’t drag and judder. 88 more words

Return to Art

I didn’t do art GCSE. I had too many other things I wanted to do at the time and couldn’t make it fit my timetable, but I did do it in 6th form. 536 more words


The Lonesome Organ Grinder

“The guilty undertaker sighs
The lonesome organ grinder cries”

“I Want You”, by Bob Dylan

As I noted here a month or two past, I spent an inordinate amount of time in deciding what sort of sketching media to take with me to Europe and the TMB hike. 415 more words


Fast and ......Sketchy!

Sorry folks, I have been rather absent these last couple of weeks. I HAVE been busy with my art, however – trying to work my hours back up to where they were before the summer, in the light of my adjusted schedule. 255 more words

Old Art & Sketches

Success is neither magical nor mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying basic fundamentals. ― E. James Rohn

I have, on occasion, been known to sketch.

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