colored pencils

King of the Jungle

Faber Castell Polychromos on Bristol Board 12cm x 16cm

Here is my donation to this year’s Twitter Art Exhibit being held in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, USA. All proceeds of the sale of these postcard sized artworks will go to Horry County Disability & Special Needs in Myrtle Beach, which is dedicated to providing support & services to individuals with intellectual disabilities, autism and head and spinal cord injuries. The exhibition will take place 3rd to 15th April at William H Miller Studios & Fine Art, 714 Main Street, Myrtle Beach, SC – 29577, USA. Reference photo used with kind permission M Buys.


Faber Castell Polychromos on Bristol Board 24cm x 17cm

There’s something about cat’s eyes that I love drawing, and this one is no exception!  Reference photo used with kind permission.



Faber Castell Polychromos on Canson Mi-Teintes 24cm x 19cm

Used pastel paper instead of the usual Bristol Board for this portrait and quite happy how it came out.  Original reference photo used with kind permission T Kirchner.

Lemur in Edinburgh

‘Lemur’, my postcard size drawing is in Edinburgh for this weekend’s exhibition to raise money for the charity Art in Healthcare. Original artwork for only £30 each or £100 for 4, 100% goes to the charity. Funds raised will enable them to develop and extend their workshop programme, and bring creativity to people in times of need whether in hospital, care home, community health centre, hospice or any other health care setting. The exhibition starts at 17.30pm Saturday 11th until 13th May at Out of the Blue Drill Hall, 32-36 Dalmney Street, Edinburgh, after then remaining unsold postcards will be available to buy online



Faber Castell Polychromos on Bristol Board 21cm x 29.5cm

Another quick drawing to finish off March.  Reference photo used with permission.

SOLD on Opening Night!

An update of the Twitter Art Exhibition in Canberra, Australia … for the sixth year running my postcard SOLD on opening night!! Here are my six donations – top left 2013 to bottom right 2018 ( Los Angeles USA, Orlando USA, Moss Norway, New York USA, Stratford Upon Avon UK, Canberra Australia).