Tag: Drawing

Dog Portrait Commission

In August 2021, I was commissioned to draw a dog portrait. The customer wanted a portrait 60 x 40 cm, but after seeing the photos she sent me…

Large Scale Portrait Commissions

June to August 2021, I was commissioned to create three large scale portraits, two in charcoal and one portrait in techniques of my choosing. The format of my…

Spider illustrations

I’m currently working on a book about spiders and arachnophobia. A monster project in many ways, with over 100 illustrations created in 2020/21. More than 80 of the…

The Triple Portrait Assignment

Many years ago, a friend of mine bought a large scale “double portrait” (see more information below). I am happy to say she has displayed it on her…

Black Forest Farm Building

“Hof Hannesen” is the name of this Black Forest farm building, situated in the Black Forest in south-western Germany. The farm belongs to friends of mine, and has…

The Leap Hotel in Queensland, Australia

Heading north on Bruce highway out of Mackay in Queensland, Australia, you will pass by this tiny roadside hotel. If it wasn’t for the beer signs and the…

The Great Cormorant or Storskarv

The great cormorant (Phalacrocorax carbo), called «storskarv» in Norwegian, is a coastal bound diving seabird found almost all over the world. The genus name means “bald raven” and…