welcome to my random ramblings

Hi there! This is the area where I share tips, the occasional freebie, and general tutorials on traditional and digital art illustration.

10 Watercolour Techniques

Add texture and effects to artwork. Out all the mediums I have used over the years, watercolour has to be one of the hardest to master. After saying that, it is also one of my top favourites for producing an organic and loose looking artwork. It can be intimidating for beginners, and even some experienced… More

Edit Art in Photoshop

Remove a background from a drawing in Photoshop. In this tutorial I shall share a simple, but effective method on how to remove backgrounds and colour line art, plus I have added a short video clip of my colouring process on how layers build up to the final, finished piece.

Free Colouring Pages

Anxiety is on the rise, but reports show that art can help; medical research has confirmed that colouring is great stress buster, so I’m giving away a few freebies of artwork all based on my favourite film – The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe. Medical Daily shared an article in which “Dr. Stan Rodski,… More

Pen and Ink Techniques

The basics and terminology of ink art. Some of the common techniques, vocabulary and tools and that I recommend trying for beginners of ink art.

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