At last: completed the first draft of my chapter for the book

Posted by Tina on January 21, 2014  /   no comment

I completed the first rough draft of my chapter in the book I am co-authoring with Sylvia M Haslam. I am now turning to the illustrations and photographs for the whole of the book itself. My chapter has been mostly about the ups and downs of a medium size brook near Cambridge, Bourn Brook. Although […]

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Learning about Medlars

Posted by Tina on January 20, 2014  /   no comment

I purchased some Staedler fine nib indelible pens to practice with, in readiness for the lineart work for my book. Even though I have purchased the smallest nib, it is still not as fine as the Rotring pen nib, so I shall have to clean these out again!! But the Staedlers will be all right […]

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Cat Commission: ‘Molly’ completed

Posted by Tina on January 05, 2014  /   no comment

Artist Code 1302: ‘Molly’ – Commission. The feline had died earlier in the year, and the commissioner wished to share a memory with her partner. This was a smaller than usual artwork for me, done in pencil, but the commissioner was very happy with the result. The oval outline was added by computer, the actual […]

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