Hendrix and Witch in colour

Hi again all :) Here are two of the earlier line-drawings finished in colour. My head is a bit like a football at the moment (flu) so I will spare…

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My imaginary friend…

Hello again :) Sometimes I wonder how other artists' characters develop over time... do they sit on the desk and talk to the artist; telling him or her to give…

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First encounters can be scary…

Continuing a story ... This afternoon I was drawing at the table with my kids (who were busy drawing too.. ;) ).¬†We had pencils and crayons everywhere, and a running…

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Dragon meets Boy – finished

Here's the finished illustration of the dragon and the boy: My daughter was reading to me from Harry Potter yesterday, and while listening to the very exciting story, I did…

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Dragon meets boy – part 2

I've still got the background and some more details to do on this one, but I'm having fun with it, and have a feeling there may be more than one…

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Dragon meets boy – part 1

Today my kids made these cute creatures from modelling clay, which are now sitting on top of my monitor giving advice on all sorts of things... Monitor creatures... I'm not…

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Four versions

An illustration can take on a completely different look and feel depending on what you do with it. I've had a little play around with a drawing I did of…

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Welcome to the Creative Pencil

Welcome to this very first post :) I aim to use this space a bit like an online visual diary, over time I hope to fill it with work in…

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