June 2018

What I learnt from doing a drawing challenge (Childhood week part II)

2018.06.Wed

You can read the first part here Once I settled my “rules”, I took every prompt and before sketching, I started to play around with memories and facts from my childhood that could be related to it. I wasn’t expecting this, but I have to say I got quite emotional with this part of the Read more

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How I approach a drawing challenge (Childhood Week Part I)

2018.06.Tue

Last year, illustrator Beatrice Blue started Childhood Week, a challenge in which artists share memories about her childhood through any way they want to. The prompt list is given a month or so before, so for the summer edition I decided to give it a try. Like many others, I chose to make some illustrations; Read more

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Kew Royal Botanic Gardens

2018.06.Wed

I had been looking forward to going to Kew Royal Botanic Gardens since we got here. We went to Oxford’s last February and, even though it was pretty, I had to confront the undeniable fact that botanic gardens may look nicer in Spring. So earlier this month, we decided to treat ourselves with a nice Read more

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