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My Groucho’s drawings are now available as high res digital prints professional framed directly from Groucho’s Music Store on the Perth Road in Dundee. As you know I love this building and have drawn it in various styles so I’m looking forward to finding out which is the preferred print! There’s a pastel version in which I’ve had fun with making leafy patterns, a distressed version which echoes the deteriorating condition of this amazing building
At last I’ve managed to put my illustration skills to use to design a range of cards and postcards from my key drawings. Soon to be available in the DCA shop alongside my original screen prints and in Dock Street Studios where my collage and ink drawings are on sale!
Let me give you an idea of how I do my Dundee drawings…… before I set off I’ve collaged my paper to help me get started. I’ve picked the building out and torn up those lovely colours from magazines that have inspired me and then I cycle, okay tricycle into town, usually on a nice quiet Sunday afternoon. I set up near my building and get going with my pen. Once I’ve got a good
I’ve just spent four glorious days on my own in London, watched five amazing shows which were performed to perfection of course and sat in coffee shops drawing in my usual way. I’m just bursting with enthusiasm having also enjoyed a walking drawing tour around Embankment! This has inspired me to get my own unique drawing tour set up – so watch this space!
Oh! A big thank you to all my lovely customers at the Dundee Art Fair! I was so pleased with the feedback and my sales. I was reluctant to part with some of my work as a few had been with me a while and it felt like I was giving away old friends!! I got my best price ever for a favourite drawing of Groucho’s and all my best pieces were sold! I packed
Available to buy in the DCA shop
On Sale in Dock Street Studios
Around Albert Square at the McManus Gallery