Here’s the coloured version of Kershaw’s Newsagents, now no. 7, Queen Street, Horbury. I’ve been able to narrow down the dates of the postcard that I drew this detail from to 1938-1939, so immediately before World War II. The Savoy Cinema It was the cinema poster than gave me my first clue. The Savoy was an […]
I’ve used the pen tool with the G-pen nib in Clip Studio Paint in this drawing of Kershaw’s Newsagents, Horbury, in 1938. The effect is very similar to my regular pen and ink drawings, although bringing the whole drawing together wasn’t so straightforward; although I appreciated being able to zoom in on the different sections of the […]
8 a.m.: Sunrise over Coxley Valley. The pond and the bird bath are frozen over. One of our neighbours is clinging to a gate post as she negotiates black ice on the pavement.