Monthly Archives: December 2011

dot com

Just some sketches. Here’s my dad and a girl from a magazine: The hand looks a bit weird in the first one, and while I’m usually the first to point out my own errors, in this case that’s just how … Continue reading

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super merry

Isn’t Christmas brilliant? I ended up giving two of my cousins and my brother’s girlfriend knitting lessons. I also finished knitting some socks: ¬† They were meant to be tights but then I realised there was no reason not to … Continue reading

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seasonally inappropriate

What do you do when your neighbour gives you a big Sainsbury’s bag of fabric scraps? Why, make yourself a hot new wardrobe on a budget of ¬£NOTHING of course! I’m as happy and awkwardly dressed as a Von Trap … Continue reading

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old pictures

Some sketches and a painting: Another magazine image, this one from an old Vogue. AS USUAL the more I stare at it, the more anatomical inconsistencies I spot. Oh well. (This is my mum snoozing on Boxing Day. The pole … Continue reading

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family portraits

Self-portrait: And a painting of my brother, copied from a photograph of him as a child. The photo is so good I’ll have to post it here too some time. Obviously they look pretty different. I haven’t figured out a … Continue reading

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massive eyes

Here are some watercolours I did based on images from Lula magazine: The first is on normal sketchbook paper, the second is on that weird home made stuff that scans really badly. The fact that I copied these images from … Continue reading

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look like crabs, walk like people

So here’s a painting that I did: It’s a watercolour I did on some homemade paper from ages ago that my mum found in a cupboard. It’s based on a picture of Lily Cole from Lula magazine and to be … Continue reading

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