I took the plunge and entered a piece of my work into the UK Coloured Pencil Society 17th Annual Open exhibition. I didn't have any expectations as this is a juried exhibition - so I was stunned to have been one of 66 artists selected to take part in this annual showca...

I was absolutely thrilled to receive notification this week that one of my colour pencil portraits has been selected for inclusion in Ann Kullberg's CP Hidden Treasures publication - Volume 4. I entered a couple of pictures for inclusion in the next CP Treasures book b...

I'm raising money for the Vale Wildlife Hospital & Rehabilitation Centre in Gloucestershire, to support the tireless work they do to help sick, injured and orphaned animals.

I was particularly touched by the story of George the swan, a well known face at Pittville Park...

Ok, ok - I'll start with a disclaimer: I do NOT recommend eating coloured pencils! This is a  review of my experience using Faber Castell Polychromos Colour Pencils with Canson Mi-Teintes Touch paper.

I ordered a sample pack of a variety of papers that are recommended f...

Well, this little fellow is the newest arrival to the portfolio. A gorgeous tabby cat - this picture was created as a portfolio piece using a photo reference image (not for sale, or commerical gain). I wanted the challenge of working on a domestic cat and he just jumpe...

Tabby cat colour pencil portrait - work in progress...

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