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Sketchbook Flipthrough

I made a little video of one of my sketchbooks, complete with music by Mr GarageBand. This blog has been neglected for a long time but hopefully I’m back now.  

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Canada in fall

Montreal, Toronto, Hamilton, Niagara. We only covered a tiny portion of this huge country in the month we were there. I finished a sketchbook and started a new one (which is now nearly finished – I am very behind on … Continue reading

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Welcome to America

Fruity welcome drinks, little packs with toothbrushes, wide seats and post-lunch cognac. I don’t know how but we scored a free upgrade to premium economy for our flight accross the Atlantic.  Arriving at JFK was a mess – the immigration … Continue reading

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Greece

To be honest I was pretty nervous about Greece. The media had talked a lot about the financial turmoil, but I found that day to day life was relatively unaffected – and Greek people are among the friendliest and most … Continue reading

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Paris and Brussels

The journey to Paris was a little longer than expected. We’d been unable to get a direct flight from Edinburgh at a reasonable price(the cheapest was over £300 each!), so had booked one via Manchester. A couple of delays later … Continue reading

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Campervan

Apart from a couple of weeks in Paris and Brussels (which I will cover in another post) we’ve spent the last couple of months living in this ’93 Citroen campervan. We cruised around Ireland to a couple of traditional music festivals in … Continue reading

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Berlin

We made our way from Edinburgh to Cambridge in a borrowed campervan. Several british friends referred to this as “all the way?!” with more than a touch of disbelief. The British sense of distance is certainly much more fine-tuned than that … Continue reading

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