Small Part Briggate Leeds Circa 1930

This image from a much larger pen and ink picture was my first created for publication. Prompted by a friend who worked for a printer, but they only produced in black and white, or as in this case sepia. From the first there are many people in it and it took far too...

York Shambles with Visitors C2014

In association with www.petelapish.art Blog Post No 147 One of my very infrequent posts at the moment ! Big changes are afoot for which I am spending many hours doing my part in the eventual reorganisation of the presentation of the site. As I am not the mastermind...

Why have PEOPLE in paintings Luddenden

In association with www.petelapish.art Blog post No 146 I regret being absent for some time due to much activity ‘ behind the scenes ‘ . Reasons for my absence and inability to publish will be explained in ongoing Blogs. Now to business ! This Blog follows on from my...

Some figures to draw – Cartoons

In association with www.petelapish.art Blog Post No 145 In these cold dark days of January 2021 with Covid 19 stalking the world, I thought that something more light hearted might be more suitable. To take minds off present problems if only for a short while, draw...

The Sequence to Draw the Manikin

Blog Post No 144 In association with www.petelapish.art I regret the long delay since the last blog, but my ability to PUBLISH disappeared several weeks ago and has only just been reestablished. My many thanks to everyone of the 4500 and counting people from 17...