|HMS Warrior with the Spinnaker tower hinted at behind it|
All sketches are ~A6 and are done in ink, usng either the Rotring ArtPen (black ink) or the Japanese calligraphy pen (indigo ink).
I did a lot of speed sketching, especially on the Harbour tour (by catamaran), which had the advantage, on this chilly day, of being undercover and warm...
The following is a selection from my sketchbook.
|The "Lipstick", sketched during the boat's stop at Gunwharf Quays|
|Three small sketches of leisure craft in Portsmouth Harbour, from the Harbour Tour boat|
|Children cannot resist the lure of the screen... in the Mary Rose museum|
|Some of the Mary Rose's preserved timbers|
|Some of the Mary Rose's visitors, near the end of the route through the museum|