Unexpected Visitors – fairytale drawings

Inspired by a very old and wide knarled tree with a door that I photographed back in the summer this drawing has geese coming around to visit their friend who lives in the tree. 11×8 inch drawing of an old tree with geese Trouble is, she wasn’t expecting them and has nothing in to give them – hence the slightly perplexed look on her face.I … Continue reading Unexpected Visitors – fairytale drawings

Sketching Geese in Pencil

This morning I had the urge to put pencil to paper and geese were on my mind. They appeal to me because of their associations with fairytales and golden eggs and a bit of magic. They also make good guard dogs and one once bit my father’s thumb really badly. I use big A3 pads of cheap paper from Poundstretcher etc so that when I … Continue reading Sketching Geese in Pencil