‘Wooded Path’

‘Wooded Path’

The above charcoal and pastel sketch was done on the way back, I liked the stark shape of the tree standing out against the sky. Which I ‘put in’ with the white pastel as ‘negative space’ on the coloured paper. A4 We are camping on the...
‘Moonlight on the Exe’

‘Moonlight on the Exe’

This sketch is on a dark blue coloured paper and I’ve used charcoal & a white chalk pastel. A4 ‘sh. A beautiful evening, with J & I strolling down the towpath of Exeter’s Ship Canal. Everything is still and dusky, the only thing you can hear is a...
‘Charcoal ~ St Michael’s Mount’

‘Charcoal ~ St Michael’s Mount’

For this sketch, I used charcoal and white pastel on grey coloured paper. It’s obviously of St Michael’s Mount (I know I can’t stop drawing it!) on a narrow A4 size. In hindsight, it would have been better to do the sketch on a larger piece of paper,...
‘Coast path to Prussia Cove’

‘Coast path to Prussia Cove’

This sketch is using charcoal & pastel on grey, A4 coloured paper looking into Prussia Cove. Beautiful with the sun going slowly down. In my mind’s eye, I can see one of ‘The King of Prussia’s’ smuggling ships slipping gently in. It’s a...
‘A little sketching in West Cornwall’

‘A little sketching in West Cornwall’

Funnelling towards the Mount Pen & Brushpen ~ A5. Down at Marazion beach today, it was a nice sunny day, but a little chilly. The tide was out and all the visitors were being ‘funnelled’ along the main beach as they all seemed to be walking towards St...
‘Topsham Evening’

‘Topsham Evening’

Coloured Paper & Oil Pastels ~ A4 Went down to Topsham with the sun going down, lovely low wintery light. Reasonably quiet and quite mild, one person standing on the Causeway opposite Higher Shapter Street looking upriver. £48 + p&p – 35.3 x 25.2 image...

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