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Sketchbook Archive


The Inside Scoop

Two sketchbooks separated by 3142 miles. That’s the idea fellow urban sketcher correspondent Thomas Thorspecken proposed me a few weeks

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Loony Dook 2010

I went to this year’s "Loony Dook" at Queensferry where brave souls jumped into the Firth of Forth to wash

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Spare parts

«Spare parts And broken hearts Keep the world turnin’ around» Bruce Springsteen, Tunnel of Love, 1987

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The people who draw are aware of the problem of drawing a large area, like the Jemaa el Fna square,

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Moscow University

By Lelia Sorokina Moscow, Russia Ink and watercolour sketch of Moscow University (built in 1953). This is one of the

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I have lately developed a fascination for steps.Steps is a lovely architectural element in any urban and rural scinario.It is

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