Sad day in Westminster but the turkeys won’t get us down. Love is stronger than hatred.
Klima, aka Angèle David Guillou is a young and promising French songwriter who lives and works in London. I discovered her latest opus - the eponymous debut album Klima - at my local record shop (thank God some of them still exist and they still sell indie stuff like this) and I immediately fell in love with her very atmospheric and beautifully arranged record.
Here is a sketch of a view of the London Eye seen from Plantation Place, Frenchuch Street in the City of London. The drawing was made using an EF Artpen by Rotring and crayons. The hatching and cross-hatching technique is meant to give the drawing an etching look, similar to what Rambrandt used to do.... Continue Reading →
I am a true Londoner at heart. I lived there four years, but my heart has always resided in London. To a certain extent, you might still be able to find it there, tucked in the corner of Brook mews north and the Craven Road, unless you find it in that dainty cul-de-sac of a... Continue Reading →
Villennes sur Seine is a small town in the west of Paris on the river Seine. I painted that watercolour after a stroll by the river. It strikes me that trees are usually pollarded (that is to say "cut to trunk in order to a tree cut back to the trunk to promote the growth... Continue Reading →