Tuesday, 30 July 2013
Corner of Pierola and Santo Domingo, Arequipa.
Today I reverted to type; well, wires, cables, posts, lights, and all strung up with a 0.3 fineliner on an A6 postcard. Wish you were here.
Sunday, 28 July 2013
From the roof looking West, Arequipa, Peru. 210 x 297 mm
For line drawing, Arequipa is brilliant. A huge mass of masts, poles, pipes, water towers, cables and bill board supports. But the colours are just too good to ignore too. So having packed my paints and forgotten to bring my brushes, I had to buy some more; and then make use of them. Apologies for the dark photo.
Wednesday, 17 July 2013
Two more very hot days looking at chimneys and the like. Those stacks that have been around a while, with crumbling mortar in the brickwork, mismatched pots and a variety of aerials gesticulating madly into the sky, are really just an extension of the people who live beneath them.
From 'Diana's Dresses' drawn from the telly