birds

I'm excited to share my new surface pattern collection, Into The Wood. It's a new direction and focus for me, steering myself away from editorial illustrations to my first love of patterns. Ideally, I will begin to license these designs and as my collections grow,...

>This is a rough idea I have for a new pattern, based around pencil drawings of various species of Tits. I think it needs another element added to it, and I want to try it in colour too, which means re-drawing. I really want to get some...

>Finished! Finally! This is my Red Kite illustration. I am so pleased with the final result, and am really enjoying the processes I am going through at the moment to get to these stages. Red Kite will be available to buy as a print, in...

>The finished pencil drawing. Next is stage 2 of the process, which will involve re-drawing and tidying up in pen, then colouring (the fun part). Wish me luck :D...

>I have been tweaking and changing my birds and finally came up with this idea. Clockwise from the top right corner: Magpie, Dunnock, Wren, and Blackbird. It will be printed as an A3 print available in my Etsy shop soon...

>So excited! Today I tried my hand at a complete drawing using vector shapes, and this is what happened...

>A little wren for your Monday delight. Wrens are probably my favourite birds, and I am lucky enough to have a few that visit the garden here in West London. Even last night I watched two flitting about the fig tree (which is lit with lights, so it was rather...