Category Archives: artwork

Inktober Shenanigans

I seem to have been drafted into taking part in this year’s Inktober – a challenge to draw and post a picture every day. But wait, I hear you say – only one picture? Who are you kidding? It’s getting … Continue reading

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Slow but Steady

I’m not saying my day was slow, but I had time between customers, book wrapping, stock control and making hot drinks to doodle a bit, well quite a lot. If nothing else it distracted a number of people long enough … Continue reading

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Fiction Fragment: Board Meeting Announcement

I’ve just been transcribing from my notebooks and found this scrawled next to a sketch of some kind of alien (nothing unusual about that if you’ve ever looked at my notebooks or social media feeds): “Jimmy couldn’t be here today, … Continue reading

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Sketches and Stuff

I doodle pretty much all the time, which has led some to query whether it is actually doodling or conscious art. My general attitude is: something I’ve started as a few random lines which has then warped and weaved into … Continue reading

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Costume Developments

We spent a good portion of last weekend making papier mache and experimenting with acrylic paints and ink and I have to say the results are starting to look quite good. With the rest of the costume elements largely being … Continue reading

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The Homemade Wedding Album

Its something of a work in progress but while we continue to try and get everyone else’s photos so that we can do something interesting with them, I’ve been taking a kind of scrap-booking approach to the book that we … Continue reading

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Home Decorations

While sorting out odds and ends for table decorations for the wedding I saw a couple of items in the warehouse and my brain went ‘click’ – I’ve a small collection of crysals and semi-precious stones that I’ve accumulated over … Continue reading

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