Category Archives: sport

Monte Carlo

I watched the Monte Carlo Rolex Masters tennis tournament in Monaco this week, on the most beautiful court I’ve ever seen.I spent a day watching Tsonga, Djokovic, Ferrer and Cilic in the sunshine and with the sparkling Mediterranean in the … Continue reading

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Golden State Warriors

This weekend we went to watch the Golden State Warriors play the Detroit Pistons in Oakland. I’ve never been to a basketball game before, but it was amazing fun, and it’s possibly the fastest sport I’ve tried to sketch! Go … Continue reading

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ice hockey

I went to see the San Jose Sharks play ice hockey recently. It was pretty amazing. Especially when the players all skated into the rink through a huge shark’s head!I tried to sketch them as they played, but they moved … Continue reading

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yoga journal

Here are a few nice white line illustrations I did for Yoga Journal a while ago. They are sort of back-drops, but more atmospheric than realistic. I just love the fish and coral!I tried to get a nice rich white … Continue reading

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rodeo!

Last weekend I went to my first rodeo, the 2013 Grand National Rodeo, held at the Cow Palace (what a great name!) in San Francisco. There were all sorts of events, but most were just too fast to draw: bareback … Continue reading

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Olympic extras

I went to see the men’s indoor volleyball semi-finals last week, at Earl’s Court. I had no idea what it would be like, but I really enjoyed the fast-paced game, and cheered for Bulgaria (I liked their outfits), although they … Continue reading

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Olympics week two

It’s the second week of the Olympics. It’s still sunny, it’s still fun, and I finally made it to the Olympic Park!We managed to get some last minute athletics tickets, and couldn’t believe that our seats in the main stadium … Continue reading

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London Olympics

Hurrah for the Olympics in London! It’s going well, the sun is out, and everyone is happy. This week I went to see the men’s weightlifting. It was fascinating, and we saw the Chinese gold medal winner break two world … Continue reading

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