The magic of night.

It’s 3 am here in the UK and I’m wide awake, I have to be up with kids at 8 am , tomorrow will not be a fun day ! Night time is when I wake, the creative juices are flowing and I become alive with ideas, sketches, new paintings, and just want to draw […]

Frustration, un inspiration and a bad drawing ! :-/

Writers go through writers blog, when no matter what they try nothing gets written, so when artists go through inspiration block, what’s that called ? I’m stuck in the middle of illustrating a book, and all I can think about is everything but that book. Problem is, I can’t seem to create anything else successfully […]

The ballerina

I watched a video once, the video was of a ballerina dancing, she danced so gracefully and looked like an angel, she danced like she had wings. I sketched and painted this from a memory of her dancing. I don’t know what the video was, but it will always remain in my memory.

Fantasy Faces (3)- she came to me in a dream

I awoke late and needed to draw her’ I don’t know her name , or who she is. But I felt compelled to draw her x

Chronic pain and freedom of art

I live with chronic pain, and have done for many years, Iv been passed from doctor to doctor and being prescribed pain killers for years in hopes I would just “go away”. I never did as I know that living in this amount of pain is not normal. The catalyst for my own diagnosis was […]

Ezio Auditore -assassins creed

This piece was created for my husband, as he is a big fan of assassins creed. He wanted a price to show not only the assassin but to have feeling and show the darkness of the character. I chose to paint this very simple, and keep the lines clean and sharp but also to create […]

Draw what you love (3)

In keeping with my movie theme for draw what you love, I’d like to share another of one of my favourite characters Legolas from the Lord of the Rings trilogy and of course the The hobbit trilogy’s. This drawing was 20 hours in the making, drawn with graphite pencils.

putting yourself “out there”

Exhibition at Hobby Craft , Coventry , England. Over the years I have exhibited in a number of modest shows and gallery’s, held a few classes on drawing and painting, and searched for  way to be seen, for recognition. I love to share my art work, to talk about drawing and painting to meet other […]