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Wiltshire weekend

I just got back from a lovely weekend on the Wiltshire/Somerset border in England. We stayed in a bed & breakfast place surrounded by rolling green hills,and I did a few sketches, and took a few photographs, and just took … Continue reading

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New York trip

I just got back from a quick trip to New York, where I worked on a lovely project for Dr Oz The Good Life magazine. I can’t show you what it was yet, but here’s a sketch I drew on … Continue reading

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mid-autumn festival

I’m in HK at the moment, for various projects, and loving the mid-autumn festival. It’s a long holiday weekend, and even with the occasional rain (and thunder) it’s a time for families to enjoy the evening, wonder at the moon, … Continue reading

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Marc’s wedding

We attended our friends Marc & Liz’s wedding at the weekend, which was a beautiful, sparkly, glamourous event in downtown Los Angeles.I sat to one side, and had a wonderful view of all the pretty bridesmaids, and loved the way … Continue reading

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Montana road trip – part 2

We drove from Missoula across the Continental Divide in the Rocky Mountains and along the edge of the Great Plains up to the Eastern entrance of Glacier National Park. The Park was beyond breathtaking. The mountains, the trees, and the … Continue reading

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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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Joshua Tree

Last weekend we went to the Joshua Tree National Park, and I fell in love with the hot desert air, the tiny delicate flowers, and the freaky weird, but gorgeous trees…It was like being in a prehistoric land, I expected … Continue reading

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Santa Cruz

Here are some sealions sleeping happily, drawn during a visit to Santa Cruz this week.

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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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Laurie R. King

This week I went to Kepler’s bookstore in Menlo Park to hear one of my favourite authors Laurie R. King talk about her new Mary Russell & Sherlock Holmes novel. She chatted quite informally with another crime writer, Catriona McPherson, … Continue reading

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