As an illustrator most of my time is spent drawing relatively cute and pretty pictures aimed to appease conservative publishers and appeal to a young market. Thus, my private sketchbook is a haven to unfetter my brain on paper... (If you are looking for my usual work in children's literature, check out my regular blog at

Wednesday, August 3, 2011

Dr Sketchy's Brisbane - August 2011

The lovely Coppelia Jane...

Tuesday night I stayed around to mingle with a few fellow artists, and I had the privilege to flip through a few sketchbooks. I get such a thrill from seeing other peoples work up close, especially the unbridled scribblings of an artist's sketchbook. One such talented artist was Shelsey Birch, check out her work here: Amazing!