Brunswick Street, Fitzroy – six months of urban sketches and streetscapes

Brunswick Street, Fitzroy – six months of urban sketches and streetscapes

Almost every Tuesday for the last six months, since January 2019, I have been catching a tram down Brunswick Street, Fitzroy, to draw beautiful Victorian buildings on location. It started as a personal passion project to draw the street, and I have to say that I...
Video of my Clairefontaine sketchbook – still drawing through Europe

Video of my Clairefontaine sketchbook – still drawing through Europe

Six weeks into our European adventure I started my second sketchbook – a huge achievement for me as I have never filled a sketchbook so fast – or at all really, if I am honest! It was a bit tricky getting used to the skinny, wide landscape format of the...
Video of my golden sketchbook – urban sketching through Europe

Video of my golden sketchbook – urban sketching through Europe

Ok, so my Strathmore mixed media journal isn’t really made of gold, but the metallic paints meandering over the cover and the gold edges inspired by illuminated manuscripts have given it something of a reputation as a golden sketchbook. This was the first...