Hurricane lamp watercolour on a4 moleskine
The London sky line as viewed from Epsom downs near the Derby arms. pitt pens in A4 watercolour Moleskine.
I have been practicing portraits so that my life drawings don’t all have scary faces.
The eyes may be too big but my nose really is that bent!
Scotney castle Kent UK watercolour . Scanner jammed on the left side!
Not been posting much lately work New year etc. etc.but I’ve been watching!!!
Port Isaac in Cornwall.A very pretty fishing port on the Atlantic coast used in the British t.v. series Doc Martin. Its one of my wifes favourite places in cornwall and we Visit it almost every time we are in the county the the accompaniment of groans from my sons “not again!”
Did this drawing on a recent visit to my sisters place down in Cornwall, Its a view of what you would call their back yard, the back garden being further to the right of the picture.It shows the outbuildings of the house the ones in the forground are old pig styes The building behind that you can just see the roof of,was at one stage a slaughter house for the butchers shop that was built at the front of the house[to the left] My brother in law now has his blacksmiths forge in it so it has seen many uses in its time. The inside of the buildings would make great subject in themselves being full of old timber tools etc etc.My brother in law is the king of make do and mend nothing is thrown away or allowed to go to waste!
A friend gave my wife some roses weeks ago and they are still OK.It is not a classic rose shape but thats more or less what it looks like.
Title inspired by a line in a song from a 70s prog rock album can anyone guess which band and album maybe even track title?