The Power of the Pencil

The Power of the Pencil

This week we have seen the power of the pencil. My thoughts are with the family, friends and colleagues of everyone killed and injured in Paris. Alison Visit my Website Join my Mailing List Find me on Facebook Art Inspired by Africa

Porthmeor Beach, St Ives, Cornwall, UK. Created using One Note. Alison Nicholls

A Digital Sketch of Cornwall by Alison Nicholls

  Yep, I finally tried sketching on my Microsoft Windows Surface! Admittedly I wasn’t using an application designed for sketching, instead I was using one designed for note-taking. As a result I had a limited palette of colors and a choice of pen or highlighter. But you know what – it really didn’t matter. This…

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Happy New Year from Alison Nicholls!

I hope 2015 is happy and healthy for you and all your loved ones. I hope 2015 is peaceful, with opportunity and education for all. I hope that 2015 will be a great year for conservation around the globe, including an end to rhino and elephant poaching. I think that’s probably enough to start with! Happy New Year!! Alison Don’t forget today is the last day…