Join me for the Nature Trail Sketchbook class

A new season is here and I am keen to dive into a new seasonal sketchbook! I have been recording new videos for my ‘Nature Trail Sketchbook’ class that starts on 26 September and surrounding myself with some beautiful burgundy reds, mustard yellows and...

10 Reasons to Keep a Sketchbook

Do you keep a sketchbook? If you are an artist or someone who is looking to practice your drawing skills and flex your creative muscles, keeping a sketchbook is a great way to develop and grow. Drawing in a sketchbook frequently will certainly build confidence with...

Morocco Adventure Journal – a sneak peek

As promised in my Colour Stories post yesterday all about blue doors, here is a little sneak peek into a couple of my pages from my Morocco Journal. I loved taking inspiration from the door photos from my trip and doing a few sketches in here to capture some of the...

Sketchbook sneak peek (seaside leaves)

*** Would you like to join me to explore nature through your sketchbook? Class begins on Saturday 21st June A nature trail is a short walk in nature, no matter where we live in the world and throughout the class I will inspire you with discoveries from my own nature...

Sketchbook sneak peek | Monday Mandala

This week I am combining the Monday Mandala post with a sneak peek into my Nature Trail Sketchbook also. I have been spending time sketching patterns and shapes in nature as well as collecting beautiful natural elements to use in my journal. I combined the line...

Sketchbook sneaky peek: What’s in yours?

  A pile of sketchbooks I’ve been looking through to gather inspiration for module 1 of “The Art and Business of Surface Pattern Design” course. What was so great about being back at my family home in the UK last month, was digging around in my...