A rainy day in Oxford – drawing The Swan & Castle

Yesterday was a day of downpours with a few rumbles of thunder thrown in. Despite this I decided to head into Oxford against a darkening sky and made for the central library. In these C-19 days, the University is quiet, the legions of studying students are missing, and with the computers turned off, I guess […]

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Nos 26 – 27 at the corner of Ship Street and Cornmarket , Oxford

This is a view of the corner of Ship Street and Cornmarket in Oxford, featuring one of Oxfords oldest timber framed buildings, at Nos 26 – 27 Cornmarket Street. These buildings are owned by Jesus College and now house a Pret coffee shop but these were once a pub – The New Inn – so […]

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The Alley past Lily’s Tearooms and restaurant, Gloucester

Here’s another of my line and wash pieces as a work-in-progress. This is a view of the alleyway past Lily’s Tearooms, with a passage through to the Cathedral – all nicely decked out with flags – a good spot for a cup of tea and a bite to eat!

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