How I Use Watercolour Pencils – Colourful Birds Illustration

An insight into how I use Albrecht Durer watercolour pencils in my illustration work and sketch book. I talk though my process on how I painted some colourful, quirky birds.

Watercolour Sketchbook

I had intended to post one of these pictures last week but the week just flew by and before I knew it I was eating chocolate and drawing an Easter rabbit so it is a bit of a 'buy one get one free' blog post today! As always, when the kids are on school holidays... Continue Reading →

Colourful Toucan

Well, it's been a lovely sunny weekend and we've spent many hours outside enjoying it. I took the opportunity of kids playing happily to do a little drawing and painting with my very neglected watercolour pencils. I wanted something colourful so went with a bright Toucan. It is also the start of world watercolour month... Continue Reading →

A Fox and Other Random Doodles

I've been trying to get back into my drawing over the last few weeks; I find it very relaxing but also very hard as I want everything to be perfect first time. I found myself getting very frustrated with my watercolours because nothing seemed to work but I now realise that this was largely because... Continue Reading →

New Baby Illustration

My poor blog has been so neglected for the last few weeks as my laptop went to laptop heaven and my mobile phone decided to follow shortly after but I'm back (new phone all set up and ready) with a special illustration for my new baby nephew.  A little background - my sister (baby's Mum)... Continue Reading →

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