Thursday, 4 August 2011

The Summer Bird

This is an illustration from HOW THE SEASONS CAME. It is the bird of summer.

Wednesday, 3 August 2011


As I've just come back from a week in Cornwall I thought I'd re-visit my Cornish sketch book. The landscape around St Ives Bay has hardly altered since I was a student many years ago. Here are a few of my sketches from that time.

Gwithian Dunes

St Ives Bay

Hayle Chimneys

Cornish rain


More elms

Quilkin Cottage

View from cottage window
Fields behind Gwithian