Welcome to My 'Sketching Blog'
Otter Vale Art Society February 2018 Critique by Nick Watton After our short Winter break we were back again on Friday 2 February for an evening of critique of members' work by the local renowned artist Nick Watton. Nick is an old friend of the society having...read more
Lyme Art Society learns how stamps are created PUBLISHED: 07:01 12 January 2018 by Chris Carson Exmouth artist Nick Watton shows how he works from sketches through to the final design Lyme Regis Art Society started 2018 with a fascinating insight into the world of...read more
Back in the radio studio with Mark and Steve, of the 'Last Transmission' Show. This week their special studio guest was Tobias Ben Jacob, who was playing sons from his fantastic new album 'A Polyphonic Life'. Check it out here on bandcamp: 'Tobias Ben Jacob -...read more
It's a cold day and we have come up for a cold stroll on Dartmoor from Widecombe up and along Hamel Downs. Our little lad is thrilled to find lots of icy puddles, the ones on the top being able to hold his weight. Only one or two other hardy souls were out and about...read more
A lovely day spent on one of our favourite Dartmoor walks - Lustleigh to Hunter's Tor. It's an interesting walk with lots of woods, boulders, fungi (today anyway) and a little bit of moor to explore and generally poke about in. This sketch is where we had our lunch in...read more
Sitting on the sea wall sketching the mouth of the Exe as it is funnelled between Dawlish Warren and Exmouth. What a beautiful spot with the sun dipping behind the hill. I'm trying to think of something clever to say for the speech I'm supposed to be giving for the...read more