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Shrubbery steps

Bath is full of steep footpaths, and I’ve sketched this one several times before, always looking down.  Here I’m looking up for a change, on an overcast afternoon.  1mm Pigma pen, water-brush with dilute Lexington grey and Windsor and Newton inks, … Continue reading

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Strangeness abounding

3 more sketches from the wonderful and mysterious gardens of the Quinta Da Regaleira in Sintra, Portugal. Looking up from the bottom of the 27 metre deep “Initiation Well” or “Initiatic Well”. It has a secret entrance at the top and … Continue reading

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