Face of Graphite..

graphite drawing for Derwent

Along with creating the odd face out of graphite I can now claim to be the face of graphite after Derwent have chosen to use one of my images to adorn the tin containing the new chunky graphite blocks I spent many a happy hour testing in recent months. I haven't yet seen how the tin will look…


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Testing testing..

graphite figurative drawing

I have always used and loved Derwent's graphite blocks and was recently asked if I wanted to become one of their 'testers' so I've spent the past few weeks trying out some pre-production chunky graphite blocks and thoroughly enjoyed the experience.


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Fallow June

graphite drawing experiments

After the success of the May exhibition (part of the Open Houses, Brighton festival) I seem to have had quite a fallow June. Maybe the productive period in the run up to the show and then the busy time meeting and greeting the public left me a bit drained but for whatever reason I don't seem to have produced…


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New and Improved..

graphite and mixed media figurative drawingWelcome to my first attempt as a blogger to coincide with the launch of the new website. Although it may look virtually the same as the old website, subtle changes have occurred along with a more streamlined gallery section and the red dot addition (top corner of the image thumbnails) to…


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