Scottish Harbour (for Lizzie)

This is a postcard sized watercolour I’ve done for my friend Lizzie. It’s based on a photo she took on a mini-break with her boyfriend in Scotland (I’m not exactly sure where it is). I haven’t really used watercolours much, so this was a bit of an experiment. First I sketched the outline, then colouredContinue reading “Scottish Harbour (for Lizzie)”

Canary Wharf

After going through a somewhat traumatizing break-up, I picked up my paints for the first time in ages and did a copy of a card I’d bought in Greenwich market. It started badly (I did the island in the middle first), but I really like how the background turned out, and in a fit ofContinue reading “Canary Wharf”

Chicago

After living in Hong Kong for a year or so I decided it was time to go back to the U.K. (for a variety of reasons none of which make any sense now). I got a job working for a large technology consulting firm which shall remain nameless but they did send you to ChicagoContinue reading “Chicago”