After a small hiatus of mucking about with the new art name (Violet and Darby) – I’ve decided to start investing more time into this site with my normal nuttier drawings, keeping V&D open for my softer stylings.
The catalyst … Read More
A strange calm always settles over me when I begin to draw or paint. It’s not that I lead a super stressful life, but for some reason drawing and doodling, painting etc, just tends to settle my mind into a … Read More
I love drawing. Or should I say doodling. It does seem more and more these days that the only time I do have for art is for sketchy, quick stuff. I know that I should really spend more time, but … Read More
It’s been a fun couple of weeks, we had Australia Day happen, and I felt inspired to create a very cute doodle of a Quokka... a small marsupial animal only found on an island just off our coast. They … Read More
Another amazing holiday, spent up North of Perth. Warm weather, amazing snorkelling and fishing, and the scenery … so beautiful. Pity there wasn’t any surf… but I guess you can’t have it all!
Here’s the art and a few snippets … Read More
So I’ve had a few lovely escapes from the “Rat Race”, and when ever I go on road trips or generally just get away – the doodles ensue!
The October holiday was a long road trip to Uluru, (sometimes referred … Read More
Well Friday here – and thought I’d draw a robot.
I still have a heap more pages to fill in this little sketch book, ie “one sketch a day” journal.
Should of stuck to doing one a day, but gawsh … Read More
Recently went to another Dr Sketchy night, which was held in conjunction with the latest Perth Fringe Festival I was very lucky to have Miss Gail Force as our model. She was dressed up in her Mermaid outfit, and even … Read More
Latest piece that I’m working on – for Cockburn Show off 11 exhibition happening in May 2015.
This one is loads of fun, wait till you see the end result!
Well my good friends… I have discovered another gem of a movie, and of course it is by one of my all time favourite directors – “Wes Anderson“. I love the way this man’s mind works… it is … Read More
Latest bits and pieces – paintings and drawings.
Leo and the Swan doodle based on the photo by the famous Annie Leibovitz
A little drawing taken from my “One Sketch a Day” journal – that I keep falling behind in! … Read More