Inktober Day 19: Owl

An owl we saw at the Hawk Conservancy Trust awhile back. If you’re into birds at all and are ever near Andover in the UK, it’s well worth a trip. Not entirely happy with how this drawing turned out (partly down to execution on my part and partly to using a new paper that IContinue reading “Inktober Day 19: Owl”

Inktober Day 15: Athenian Owl Tetradrachm

Small drawing (5cm x 5cm) of a coin that I recently saw and loved at the British Museum. It’s an Athenian Owl Tetradrachm dated from 460-404 BC. Obviously I found the owl cute, but I also very much like that Athena’s owl is a symbol of wisdom.

Inktober Day 14: Kyoto Street Scene

Drawn from a photo I took in Kyoto in 2015. This took me longer than I’d have liked (largely due to lack of time!), so I’m behind again on my Inktober drawings. Though that’s the case, I’m very much enjoying this process; I may not be posting every day, but I am drawing every singleContinue reading “Inktober Day 14: Kyoto Street Scene”

Inktober Day 1

I recently heard about Inktober so thought I’d give it a go. I’m new to drawing in ink so figured this is a perfect chance to get properly acquainted! Yesterday was manic so I’m posting yesterday’s drawing a little late, but luckily Inktober is about enjoying drawing and creating consistently, not about militantly meeting arbitraryContinue reading “Inktober Day 1”