coloured pencil drawing


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.


Faber Castell Polychromos on Bristol Board 21cm x 30cm

Really enjoyed drawing this portrait.  Reference photo used with kind permission K Olding.



Today I have received the good news that my postcard drawing donation of Lemur has been sold during the exhibition in Edinburgh.  If you would like to purchase an original piece of art for only 30GBP then visit  where remaining unsold postcards are available.

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


Another Lemur

Faber Castell Polychromos on Bristol Board 18cm x 18cm

I enjoyed working on my previous lemur so much that I wanted to draw another, so here for practise, is a quick and not so refined drawing of ‘Another Lemur’.

Reference photo by Alexas Fotos with permission.