Sunday, 31 August 2008

IF: Memories

Does swinging from trees have to become a childhood memory when your feet touch the ground?...

Thursday, 28 August 2008

IF: Routine

Just a quick sketch. This is me, back to school (just realised I haven't drawn any clothes on! May have to redo this post.)

I teach philosophy part time and it's just as big a shock for teachers getting back into the routine of school after a long summer...I've forgotten everything!

Monday, 25 August 2008


Thank you to the wonderfully talented Kristin for nominating me for this blog award, she has been a great source of inspiration during my blogging adventures this year with her charming illustrations and encouraging comments. Thanks Kristin!
This adorable bear is one of my favourite posts from Kristins' blog....

And now for my nominations, the wonderful work of....

And here are the rules:
1-Display the logo on your blog
2-Link back to the person you received the award from.
3-Nominate 7 other blogs
4-Put links of those blogs on yours
5-Leave a message on their blogs so they know they've been nominated.

Wednesday, 20 August 2008


IF: Detach

As I've been a bit lapse with my IF posts recently I'm hoping this just about covers the last two topics...see how the ballooning bunnies 'detach' and 'sail' away...

Sunday, 3 August 2008

IF: Poof! (Tinned Genie)

The lid of the can sprang open and 'poof', a genie appeared!

Art Lesson

After attempting to draw cans for last weeks IF entry, my frustration at having no formal training in art reared its head again. So I asked my husband (who does have an art and design background) to give me a few lessons on the basics. He's been a great help in showing me ways to improve my drawing, especially on how to get a better sense of perspective. The following are a couple of pages of his explanatory sketches.....

My homework and practices.....

And a much improved 'tinned tentacle'!