A pen and charcoal sketch drawn on a sunny day near St Ives harbour.
Sketch of St Ives Street
Drawn in the Byzantine Cathedral of Santa Maria Assunta on the island of Torcello.
Sketch of Torcello Cathedral, Venice
A pencil sketch from the Eiffel Tower.
Sketch of Paris
The view from the cafe in Tate Modern, looking across the Thames to St Paul's Cathedral.
Sketch of St Paul's Cathedral, London
Looking west across Brighton beach from the pier.
Sketch of Brighton
Looking across Falmouth from a pub at the top of the high street.
Sketch of Falmouth from the Star and Garter
For six months in 2002 I taught English in Caltagirone, a hilltop town in eastern Sicily. These are some gouache studies and sketches that show some scenes in the old town.
Painting of Caltagirone
After my graduation I went to teach English in state schools in Japan. I lived on an island off the coast of Kyushu and the following are some of the sketches and gouache studies I made there.