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Piglet ๐Ÿ–

I couldn’t think of anything to do with the #Inktober prompt “sling” to do with animals so here’s a Pi

Tanuki Racoon Dog

Inktober prompt : misfit Is this a racoon? Is it a dog? Well, it’s a bit of a misfit – it’s a Racoon-Dog !!

Grey Squirrel ๐Ÿฟ๏ธ

Inktober prompt: ORNAMENT The red squirrel is the UK’s only native squirrel species. However in the 1870s the grey squir

Cassowary โš ๏ธ

Inktober prompt : wild It pays to be wary of a cassowary The most dangerous bird in the world. Cassowary attacks are more dead

Polar Bear โ„๏ธ

Inktober prompt : legend The Inuit believed that Nanuk, the polar bear, was powerful and mighty and would worship this great b

Robber Crab ๐Ÿฆ€

Inktober prompt : overgrown A truly huge crab, they can weigh 9 pounds and measure 3 feet from leg to leg. Robber/Coconut crab

Echidna ๐Ÿฆ”

Inktober prompt – ash Despite the looks this is not a hedgehog or porcupine – Echidnas are quite unique, along wit

Lizard ๐ŸฆŽ

Inktober prompt – Dragon. I was initially tempted to paint a Komodo Dragon which is the largest of the living dragon liz

Snow leopard ๐Ÿ†

Inktober prompt – Snow Whilst the snow leopard shares a similar name and appearance with other leopards, genetic studies

Poison Dart Frog ๐Ÿธ

Inktober prompt – pattern Poison dart frogs warn predators with brilliant colors and patterns, their name comes from hun

Stellerโ€™s Sea Eagle ๐Ÿฆ…

This has nothing to do with todayโ€™s Inktober prompt – Swing, I didn’t get much inspiration even after looking at

Ay Chihuahua!

Inktober prompt – frail The runt of a litter would usually refer to the most frail of the bunch. To my eyes all Chihuahu

Red Crowned Crane

Inktober prompt – enchanted. It could be said that the red-crowned crane is enchanted, it is known as a symbol of luck,

Husky

Inktober prompt – Husky Considering that my Inktober theme is concerning animals I made a kind of obvious choice today,

Eager Beaver Construction Co.

Inktober prompt – build The industrious beavers of Wood Buffalo National Park in Alberta, Canada constructed the world&#

Darkling Beetle

Inktober prompt – freeze Engineers have adapted the design of micro-sized grooves and bumps on the Namib Desert beetle (

That’s the Badger

Inktober prompt for today – “bait” Badger-baiting is where badgers are baited with dogs. A baiting session t

Rhino ๐Ÿฆ

The Inktober prompt for today is “Mindless” Rhino poaching is a mindless activity. The alleged reason is that the

Ring-tailed Lemur

And so begins another month of Inktober, this’ll be my third year, hopefully I’ll do something every day. Today

Tooling up for Inktober 2019 โœ’๐Ÿ–‹๐Ÿ–Œ

Whilst I hadn’t intended doing Inktober this year as soon as I saw the prompt list ideas started forming in my head for

Lotus Elise Headlamp Detail

A sketch a day…

…Keeps the doctor away ๐Ÿ˜ The head doctor that is, draw every day to get some mental cleansing. Here’s a few ske

Ranworth Moorings

This is a sketch across Ranworth Moorings in Norfolk with a view up to the church. As you can see, I’ve modified the sce

Lewis Hamilton Very Limited Edition Giclรฉe Print ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†

This is a Giclรฉe fine art print of Lewis Hamilton from my original painting printed on Canson Aquarelle paper. In my opinion

Drama Llama

This drama queen posed for my camera at Hillside Animal Sanctuary in Norfolk, it’s well with a visit if you get a chance

Reclining sculpture – digital sketching

St. Paul’s Cathedral โ›ช

St Paul’s Cathedral drawn in ink and charcoal. My initial sketch was in pencil from the roof of a shopping centre overlo

Ferrari 375 Berlinetta Sport Specialรฉ

Ballpoint sketching my new runaround (in my dreams) It was mentioned that it looked quite 3D, so here’s some proof of it

Sketchbook Flip-Through ๐Ÿ“–

This is a flip-through view of a sketchbook which has been definitely been my favourite so far out of the seven or eight books

Scribble update โœ๐Ÿป

Just updated one of my Inktober sketches from last year in between doing a couple of long running watercolours (looking forwar

Painting over Biro ๐ŸŽจ

I hadn’t painted over ballpoint pen before and wasn’t sure if it would work. One advantage of painting over old sk

Colouring old sketches โœ๏ธ๐ŸŽจ

I’ve reached the last page on a sketchbook that I’ve been using on and off since 2015!! That may seem like I don&#

Look Up! Scalpel

This is the first of a series of pictures I’ve got planned, I’m calling the series “Look Up!”. I’

โ›ช Christ Church, Spitalfields

This church was designed by Nicholas Hawksmoor and built between 1714 and 1729 so as English churches go it’s pretty muc

Sketch practice

A couple of sketches as practice for learning techniques. The Etherington Brothers are well worth Googling for if you’re

Sculpture sketching โ„๏ธ

Frozen fingers for sketching this strange sculpture in London โ„๏ธ

Happy New Year ๐ŸŽ‰

Happy New Year to readers of my arty posts. Here’s a few sketches from the past few days. I’ve started off my new

Top Nine 2018

On Instagram there’s a fad for posting your top 9 images of the year, you simply enter your username on a website and it

Scribbledeer ๐ŸฆŒ

Schrรถdinger's Cat ๐Ÿ™€๐Ÿ”ซ

“When I hear about Schrรถdinger’s cat I reach for my gun.” – Stephen Hawking I wasn’t going to p