illustration

illustrated map of a desserted island

My kids answer some questions about living on a Deserted Island

My kids answer some questions about living on a Deserted Island In my previous post where I asked my kids some questions about the future I learned some interesting things, not only about my children but about the world in general. For example, I discovered that I would be the… Read More »My kids answer some questions about living on a Deserted Island

Coloured pencil sketch of a brown and white Jack Russell terrier

Drawing Dogs – some Tips, Tricks and Tools

Drawing Dogs  – some Tips, Tricks and Tools ~ This post contains affiliate links. Click here to read my full disclosure policy ~ How do you draw a dog when they don’t sit still for very long? The answer is either you draw very fast or you take photographs! Dogs… Read More »Drawing Dogs – some Tips, Tricks and Tools

standing by the sea

Illustrating poetry for the ‘S-Mum’

Illustrating poetry for the ‘S-Mum’ My blog has been mostly all writing with very little illustration but working on a little collaboration with another blogger can bring out some new ideas and forge new friendships, both fabulous things to do! So, here am I, down in Wexford, the sunny South… Read More »Illustrating poetry for the ‘S-Mum’

A for ‘Orses – an Illustrated Alphabet

This is an illustration project from my student days (dated 1993) and one of the few pieces of my original work that I kept in our move. My mind works in pictures so I had great fun figuring out how to marry words and images together into something more than… Read More »A for ‘Orses – an Illustrated Alphabet