04 Feb 11

The Pleasure of Making a Mess


I have been experimenting with ink washes (brushing over ink lines with water) for some weeks, but it was only on Wednesday that the potential that lies in making a mess on a page started to dawn on me. Looking back, I usually prefer the dirtier of my drawings to the clean ones, smudged pencil […]

17 Aug 10

Hamburg, View of the Reeperbahn from the Police Station

I spent the weekend in Hamburg, and for the first time ever I walked around in this city on my own for a few hours. This was a view I encountered on my way back, when I was already so hungry that I wasn’t feeling the hunger anymore, but I had to draw this. I […]