The Illustrated Story Workshop

Lorena Carrington is an illustrator - yet she never puts pencil (or ink or pen) to paper. She is, however, a master of Photoshop. She takes images and then uses layers (often hundreds of layers)  to compose images of mythical creatures and fairy tale scenes.  Jack Dragon 3 (Source These compositions are used to … Continue reading The Illustrated Story Workshop

Snapshots of Armidale: Mt Duval Summit Walk.

Last weekend I walked to the summit of Mt Duval (cue applause). “Summiting” a mountain sounds like a grand, epic adventure. Walking to the top of Mt Duval was a pleasant day walk. A few sections challenged my lungs a little, but all in all,  it was an easy, gradual climb through open eucalypt forest, … Continue reading Snapshots of Armidale: Mt Duval Summit Walk.