I went for a tour of a Coffee Roastery to research & make sketches for my upcoming illustrated comic about coffee.
Travel Sketchbook Tour
Travel sketchbook spreads from my interrailing holiday around Europe. Observational drawings sketched on location, documenting my holiday - places I went, food I ate, sights I saw.
Sketching 'Shrooms - Collaboration with Merryhill Mushrooms
Sketches of mushrooms grown from a home mushroom growing kit. I documented the process of growing edible mushrooms and working on a freelance illustration collaboration project.
How to make a simple sketchbook - 3 ways!
Step-by step instructions for 3 easy ways to make a simple sketching using only one sheet of A3 or A4 paper.
Sketchbook Workshops at Koda Coffee
Sketchbook drawing & illustration workshops in Scarborough, North Yorkshire. Learn observational drawing and urban sketching with line and wash techniques, plus make your own sketchbook.
Drawing Prompts - Printable Fortune Teller
Printable fortune teller paper craft sheet, including drawing prompts, timings and twists to challenge yourself & improve your drawing skills!
Sketch Walk Workshops
A look at some of the sketchbook drawing workshops I have run in the past, trying out new drawing techniques and having fun with mindful sketching activities.
Art materials I use for urban sketching, and drawing on location outdoors. I talk about my favourite sketchbooks, ink pens, markers, watercolour sets and pencils.
How to create a repeat pattern using Procreate (iPad)
How to make a seamless repeating pattern tile using Procreate on the iPad. A step-by-step tutorial with screenshots to guide you through the process, turning your illustrations into a surface pattern design.