For the long weekend at the end of April we stayed in Stanthorpe enjoying the nature walks and vineyards 🙂 Here are some sketches I did whilst we were there – a couple of trees, some chickens we saw at Heavenly Chocolate, and a black cockatoo face (which was actually some shadow on a […]
Welcome to Kangaroo Island!! At the end of October Hazel and I visited the very beautiful Kangaroo Island in South Australia. As always, my sketchbook was at hand and below are the illustrations of some of the wonderful wildlife we came across, which KI is known for. Yellow Tailed Black Cockatoo The first […]
Whilst sitting outside our tent I saw a very cute cockatoo nibbling on a branch which I could not help but draw..
Last weekend, Hazel and I went to the Blue Mountains. This trip was primarily to attend a couple of tango workshops and also a milonga in the evening, of which the theme was gangsters and showgirls. As you can see from my cartoon picture we dressed perfectly for the occasion! When we weren’t dancing, we […]
The ACT Squad are my Australian superheroes, specific to the Australian Capital Territory. From left to right we have the Cockatoo, Possum Girl and Koala, all in front of the Parliament House. I thought I would save this picture until today so that I could use it as a way to wish everyone a Happy Australia […]
I just love cockatoos (nearly as much as possums!). With their big cheeky eyes and perfect white feathers you have to admire them. So as soon as I got home on this day I had to draw one!