Monthly Archives: June 2015

Pointing To The Point

“To the Point” is a magazine published twice-yearly by Colored Pencil Society of America.  I cannot let the current issue go by without (ahem!) pointing to the cover which has my “Step by Step” drawing on it.  The drawing is there because … Continue reading

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The Only Thing I Ever Got From You Was Sorrow

It is ironic that the title for the above drawing was to be “Joy” for, to quote David Bowie, “The only thing I ever got from you was sorrow”.   I have done more to the colours since I took … Continue reading

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The Control Centre

The Control Centre in our house is a big room upstairs.  It is a combination of artist’s studio and engineer’s office.  We spend more time in this space than any other part of our house.  It is a room for composing, thinking, discussing, … Continue reading

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Kraków to Kyoto: a costume drama

When I visited my niece, Marie, in New Zealand a couple of months ago, I noticed that she had an old drawing of mine.  In fact it must be my oldest coloured pencil drawing in existence.  My mother had bought me … Continue reading

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