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Here comes Tokyo again!

The next wave of Tokyo cityscapes starts with Shinjuku…     … these Copic Marker Pen Cityscapes will be based on sketches and pictures I took when visiting Japan in March 2018. This one [...]

Another city in Japan

This is what Nagoya’s like….     During my recent stay in Tokyo, my plan was to get the Shinkansen train to Nagoya, then, being familiar with high-speed travel, repeat the journey the [...]

Stop, staring in Fitzrovia

An experiment on A1 paper…     This is a London cItyscape, based on pictures I took one afternoon when walking through an area which some people call Fitzrovia. I call it ‘that bit [...]

Drowning in Berlin

… and a frosty welcome from Angela.     I’ve just had a brief trip to Berlin. This, because Berlin is on my list of cities to go and experience and, accordingly, to draw. I hadn’t been [...]

The Boys in Violet Blue

…the perils of recording a city in these troubled times…     ‘I often walk through Paternoster Square, in London’s Banking District. The other day I realised I could create [...]

A Heron looms over us…

… and a delicate touch     I recently came across this area with an interesting view, up near Liverpool Street Station. An old style, bright red telephone box is obviously the main [...]

A date for your diary …

… the culmination of 6 years work…     On the evening of Friday, August 31st, 2018, between 6.30 and 9.30pm, I shall be holding a one-off display/sale event, featuring my latest Copic [...]