Category Archive: Miscellaneous

Can I have a sit down now?

I now have a website!

Update: November 2015

If you follow this blog, you will have noticed an absence of posts during the past year or so. For a number of reasons, I decided to leave the OCA in 2014. However, I… Continue reading


Reblogging this post from Colin Connaughton as it’s good to be reminded of the info, and to have it here in my learning log. Thanks, Colin!

One Lovely Blog Award

My warmest thanks to Charmaine of life art notes for nominating me for a One Lovely Blog Award – such a surprise, and a lovely thing for her to do. Part of receiving this… Continue reading

The Sketchbook Project

Thought this might be of interest to others on Drawing 1 – a blog post on the recent London exhibition of books from The Sketchbook Project.  What a brilliant idea!

OCA Drawing 1 on Facebook

For any other students of Drawing 1, you may be interested to know that there’s a Facebook page dedicated to the course.  You can find it here: Hopefully, it will be another… Continue reading

And so it begins…

A big box of tricks arrives, all wrapped up in red tissue paper.  My course materials are here and, after what feels like a very long wait, I can begin my degree with… Continue reading