Friday 8 December 2023

Ed Emberley II


An illustration of Noah, but I feel it could just as well be Father Christmas, by the wonderful Ed Emberley, love the mouse playing the tortoise. Below are some of Ed's woodcuts.

Tuesday 5 December 2023

One lemon


Yesterday was the start of 'The Imagined Book Cover 2023'. with daily prompts for the week its great to see the different interpretations and be introduced to new artists and illustrators. Above is by Petit Crickets

Above by Ann-Katrin Friedrich.

Above: Rosalind Maroney

Friday 1 December 2023

David Schell


Abstract studies of shape and colour by David Schell to start December. 

Thursday 30 November 2023

Jane McKenzie


All that was day is now night, we are still 21 days away from the longest night and yet the world has closed in, the moon is our sun. Its white worried face, wails out frost breath, cold comfort on the winter's day night.  

Paintings by Jane McKenzie.

Tuesday 28 November 2023

Monday 27 November 2023

Eliana Marinari


Erased a series of portraits by Eliana Marinari created using pastel, ink, gesso, spray paint on paper mounted on panel.

Thursday 23 November 2023

Wednesday 22 November 2023

Ruby Wright II


Illustrator Ruby Wright has made some great observational drawings and illustrations from museum visits I adore the animation and interaction of the taxidermy specimens with the visitors.