An enjoyable visit to an idyllic photographic museum in the heart of Tokyo.
In my second post of three about Niigata’s sake production, I take a tour around a traditional sake brewery, and get a little drunk…
First in a series of three posts looking at Niigata Prefecture’s rich sake culture – with some coloured pencil illustration, too!
Take a peek at a type of print making that appeared in the 19th and 20th centuries…
The fabulous Song of Koumi exhibition by Richard Hoare – Part II
In August 2018 I went to see an exhibition I’d been looking forward to for a while – the Jōmon … More
Part 1 of 2 about a beautiful exhibition in Nagano, Japan.
It’s rare that I see images I like instantly. When I discovered the work of Umetarō Azechi (1902 – 1999), … More
Illustration styles are made up of peoples’ experiences, interests and the way that they see the world. For me, one … More
I love painting animals. Continuing from my painting of the Japanese Macaques relaxing in their hot spring is a painting … More