Black marker, white gel pen

Sunday ● 11 August, 2013





















Late night doodles which, cut and stuck onto colour paper, will end up on hand made cards.



Saturday ● 28 July, 2012

Inspired by the eye-catching Marimekko Siirtolapuutarha plate.

61| Promarker lines

The original

Hippy happy colours

Wednesday ● 25 July, 2012

Oranges and yellows are not well captured by my camera. This image started out as an experiment in painting circles with watercolour paint, later enhanced with permanent marker to conjure a botanical theme.

60| Watercolour paints, permanent marker

Closer in

Playing with promarker.

Monday ● 23 July, 2012

Finally, the courage to play has come back. I like the control and the fluidity, which depends on the paper used, of these pens.

59| Amethyst, carmine, fuchsia pink and black.

Full image

Marker pen patterns

Sunday ● 7 August, 2011

Created in the very early hours of the day, these little pattern ideas using the marker pen’s ability to bleed into cartridge paper.

33| My favourite

Variation I

Variation II

Variation III


Still on the yellow

Sunday ● 31 July, 2011

Yet more on the now familiar recurring themes of colour (yellow) and shape (circle).

26| Watercolour, promarker



Wednesday ● 27 July, 2011

The happy yellow product of a quick internet lesson on painting with watercolours.

23| Watercolour in chrome orange and chrome yellow

A little sideline experiment with excess paint and marker pens, taken very close up. See how the marker pen bleeds under the watercolour.

Dots by marker pen