|Monks' garden. Pen & watercolour, A5 sketchbook. © Sue Pownall 2011|
"I have been inspired entirely by my blogger friends... The first urges to try it myself came from Sandra Busby's account of her day with Sue Pownall and I can imagine how wonderful that must have been."That post is here if you missed what helped to inspire John.
|Michelham Priory in the rain. © Sue Pownall 2011|
|Entrance. Pen & ink, A5 sketchbook. © Sue Pownall 2011|
|Gardener. Pen & ink, A5 sketchbook. © Sue Pownall 2011|
|Old Forge, pen & Payne's grey, A5 sketchbook. © Sue Pownall 2011|
For all my sketches I used an A5 sketchbook, which I bought at the Museum of Islamic Art in Doha, but although the paper is smooth it soaked up my ink and didn't like watercolour. It's a shame as it has got a lovely cover.