Bespoke Notebook Commission

Spent today setting up my graphics tablet and having a doodle AKA Tinkering with the Tablet …for testing purposes (see earlier post) and then doing a one-off bespoke notebook.

White and blue acrylic with black embossing bespoke Supernatural notebook

Tried embossing a few days ago on a bookworm notebook and didn’t like the result, maybe the ink pen I was using as it was drying to quickly on the absorbent paper, changed the ink and I’m happy with how this 1 turned out.

Tomorrow’s plan is a quick sculpt AND progress on a teddy miniature oil painting… planning on reworking the Christmas 1 that’s currently at ‘the ugly phase’. But none of that is going to happen unless I go to sleep now!


Illustrated Notebooks & New Giclee Pet Prints

I spent some of yesterday visiting Coopers Crafty Corner in Pelsall to stock my art shelf with a batch of giclee pet prints and notebooks.  

My breast cancer awareness picture ‘Contemplation‘ will also be available from Oct 14th for their Breast Cancer Awareness campaign with donations from the sales going to Walsall Breast Cancer Support Group

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Feathers Appear when Angels are Near, Notebooks

Following up from my last Bookworm notebook design with a Guardian Angel notebook. ‘Feathers appear when Angels are near’
Illustrated in ink with copperplate and italic calligraphy on a hardback kraft covered A5 notebook.

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Hand Illustrated Book Worm Notebooks

Tonight’s little job is the first of a batch of hand illustrated/inscribed A5 size notebooks, I’ve had requested for Christmas stocking fillers.

Hand illustrated with a hungry book worm!

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Book Cover Art

Finished this piece at work today. A Sheffield coat of arms on a sheepskin vellum book cover.

Gold & Bluebells 

Started on a sheep skin vellum book cover today (@work) just got as far as drawing and applying 23c gold.

Then a quick burnish before home…

Then bluebells đź’™…
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