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Woodford Underground

24 December 2014


Peter started putting up old work in the tunnel underneath our local railway station a few months ago. Each drawing is labelled with the subject and webpage along with a little note saying “TAKE ME HOME” and they disappear really quickly.

Why give work away?

Well, the

Charcoal Managment 101

18 April 2013


Someone has asked for some advice on how to tackle a still life assignment. Since this is my first ever attempt at telling, and showing, someone how to do anything even vaguely artistic, I hope you'll have patience with me. Be aware that I have no training

Drawing Sticks

28 February 2013


Faber Castell are my favourite pastel sticks, just the right semi-hard consistency. Can be used for light delicate shading, or bold rich colours. Very controllable, but getting harder to find; they seem to be cutting back on their colour range. The Contés are very hard, and are good for

Random Family Photo

08 May 2009


Tidying up loose ends on the ever evolving webpage situation, here is a photo from around 2009 of our family.