West End theatre map – part three

In previous blog posts I described how I went about creating my newest print – a map of London’s West End theatres. See Part One and Part Two. My first trial of the West End Theatre map layout with dummy theatre images in place showed me that a bit of...

Working on a map of West End Theatres – part two

Previously, I wrote about the planning stages for my latest poster – an illustrated ornamental map of the major West End theatres. Getting the map and layout finalised Having decided where my street map would begin and end in each direction, it seemed sensible...

Working on a map of the West End theatres – part one

The idea – a map of the West End theatres I finally decided to knuckle down and do an illustrated map of London’s major theatres. I love maps, and I love theatres – so this has been an obvious project for a while. I’ve put it off, though,...
More theatre portraits – in London and Wales

More theatre portraits – in London and Wales

After a series of posters of some of my favourite spots in the UK, I have returned to the world of theatre! The Fortune Theatre, Covent Garden, London, with The Woman in Black Recently, I was asked if I had a poster of the Fortune Theatre in London – long time...
Fishing Boat and the Tower 2

Fishing Boat and the Tower 2

Recently I worked on a sketch of one of the boats here on Hastings beach – turning it into a smallish (approximately A4) colour linocut. Here’s the original sketch:- Sketch of Hastings fishing boat with the linocut block beside it. It was done as a...