Tag Archives: water

TROPICAL COLOURED PENCIL DRAWING


“Reflections, Flecker Gardens” 40 x 60 cms, coloured pencil on pastel board   In 211, my wife, Val and I, spent 12 months on the Australian mainland, the vast majority in Cairns, Far North Queensland. It was indeed a wonderful … Continue reading

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WATER


 I vividly remember back in my high school days, an oil painting of waves crashing onto a beach. I can’t remember who painted it , but that was 46 years ago! What I still recall though was how “cool” I … Continue reading

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A LITTLE BIT SURREAL


It’s nice now and then to break away from the art you are doing and ‘push the boat out’. During my series, ‘Bread’, I combined my love of (at the time) all things bread and waterfalls. Today’s featured work is … Continue reading

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WATERWAYS


I love the challenge of featuring water in my coloured pencil art. Over the years and through several styles I have expressed water in many stages from still and placid to fast moving. As with all 2D art it’s all … Continue reading

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DIGITAL WAVES


Beer Barrel Beach, East Coast, Tasmania. As part of a commission that I produced late last year, I visited several of Tasmania’s beaches. Beer Barrel Beach, on Tasmania’s Northeast Coast is a wild and rugged place. Tomorrow: An update on … Continue reading

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WATER IN LINE 2.


Today’s featured images are of scenes of the Liffey River as it winds its way through dense rainforest. You will note that these drawings are full of information through the use of layered lines. What is interesting though is the … Continue reading

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WATER IN LINE 1.


Today’s images feature examples of water in line, using a biro. One of the disadvantages of using this medium is that there is little variation in the thickness of line. To compensate this I lay down many strokes side by … Continue reading

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