26 September, 2007

Grandmas Visit

This is an illustration from a little story that I made about a little chap who makes a huge mess whilst getting ready for his grandmothers visit, in this picture he is "helpfully" washing up.

25 September, 2007

A Christmas card in progress

I've been asked to do an Xmas card for our Rugby Club this year so I thought you might like to see it as a 'work in progress'. I'm doing it digitally, in Corel Painter and using oil painting type brushes.

Here is the rough :

And here it is so far, I've dropped the line work onto the dark background and am applying layers of colour.

It looks quite dark at the moment but in the end I'd like it to have the feel of this card (in the best Blue Peter tradition, here's one I did earlier!):

Feel free to post comments!
Sue W

19 September, 2007

British Summertime

Just thought I would kick off this blog by posting a little drawing of a typical British summer, one when it doesn't rain the whole time and everyone has a chance to get attractive sunburn marks.