Ann Robertson – Artist and Illustrator

Blog

Lino

Lino

  I have been messing about with Lino, trying to find some inspiration. On my hols last year in La Gomera I got a bit obsessed by shadows on the walls and thought I might be able to do something with them. A couple of months ago decided I had better start...

52Frames  Edited by Someone Else  Week 35

52Frames Edited by Someone Else Week 35

  This week 52Frames has asked for someone else to edit your work. I have been involved in this in two ways this week. One of my friends who contributes to 52Frames has asked me to edit her photo. I have had a lot of fun doing this and will put it up here midweek...

52Frames  Peace  Week 34

52Frames Peace Week 34

  Peace is this week's challenge from 52Frames. It's quite a good brief, but most things I thought of were either sunsets, water or both! As we have just done water I had to think again. I trawled through lots of albums. I had a picture in mind but when I found...

52Frames  Water  Week 33

52Frames Water Week 33

  52Frames set the challenge of Water this week, and I had thought of doing something completely different, but ended up doing this seascape in watercolour. I have been watching the programmes about the Rolling Stones and really liked the tour sketch books done...

Drawing Out   Biddulph Grange

Drawing Out Biddulph Grange

  Managed to get some drawing out at Biddulph Grange with friends last week. Did a bit to the greenery at home but mostly completed sitting out. It was quite a busy day and quite narrow paths so not easy to find somehwere to sit. I enoyed doing the rocks and the...

52Frames  Shoot From Above  Week 24

52Frames Shoot From Above Week 24

  The challenge for 52Frames this week is Shoot from Above (https://52frames.com). I have been doing quite a lot of online jigsaws recently and really enjoy the aerial landscapes. I thought I would look for something on line. It is the first time I have used...

52Frames Leading Lines   Week 17

52Frames Leading Lines Week 17

  This weeks 52Frames challenge is Leading Lines. I wanted to use a reference picture from Orkney that I took several years ago. I did not intend to do this in oil pastel, but then I thought I could try out a technique I had seen in a book I am looking at, of...