A collection of thoughts and images
My two new favourites, Chinstrap and Adélie Penguins. Deciding what to depict is always the challenge. There are so many fascinating behaviour patterns and characteristics to these birds. I have so enjoyed researching their lives and capturing each species in my ‘Sketchbook Studies’ range of Limited Edition Prints.
Two species of penguins have been occupying my creative time for the last few weeks. The charismatic Chinstrap Penguin, with its narrow black chin band resembling a helmet strap, and the endearing Adélie Penguin, with its determined walk, flippers outstretched. I have added these two to my ‘Bird Portraits’ range of limited edition prints, extending
I have been working on some new designs to add to my range of limited edition prints and greeting cards. I have decided to include Antarctica into my themes. There are such wonderful creatures that are found in the icy extremes of the earth, and this artwork depicts some of my favourite birds that call
I have recently completed two new designs to add to my Greeting Card and Art Print range, SPROUT. I have had great fun developing the range, as it has given me the opportunity to explore the fantastic natural diversity we have in South Africa. My latest two designs are a celebration of plush proteas, malachite
One of my favourite techniques is scraperboard. It is such an effective way to create the feel of a woodblock. Instead of carving a block of wood, it involves scratching away black ink to reveal white beneath. I have just completed two new Falkland Islands designs, one depicting the natural environment and its’ animal and
South Africa is overflowing with a myriad of animal and plant life from which to draw inspiration. My new Greeting Card and Art Print range, ‘Sprout’, is a reflection of the miscellany of life found in South Africa. There is so much more to explore, I particularly enjoy the variety of colour and pattern to