Category Archives: Europe 2017
This has long been on our bucket list, it was worth it. After a bus ride up a steep, curvy mountain road – the drivers must think they are driving sports cars – we hiked up and down this medieval … Continue reading
We stayed 5 nights at Gite le Chat Rouge, an Airbnb in Robion France. Tricia and I would love to come and stay for a month sometime. So I did a painting as a thank you.
I have gone to this cafe for three mornings at 8.00am, and done a sketch of a different view each day, in France there is something worth sketching in most every direction.
Morning cafe-noir at Le Cafe de Poste in Robion. Followed by time in Gordes. It just doesn’t get better.
A challenge when your model leaves mid sketch.
A couple of quick sketches in pubs in Edinburgh and in Bath. It is not helpful when your model leaves midway through.
Gather Cafe, charmingly rustic place for tea. Started my morning with a pot of tea and sketchpad.
We stayed at the gatehouse of this amazing manor house, rabbits ran across the grounds, sheep watched me walk by, and there was this amazing walled garden, I sat in the early morning and sketched the gate.