Birthday review!

I recieved this lovely email this week: “Hello IrenaJust to say I have been given a Colour Sketch Cornwall today by my husband for my birthday and I am delighted with it, so just wanted to say thanks for producing such an innovative idea. I like sketching but can never get the perspectives right, so […]

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St Michael’s Mount

Here’s a little video of my version of St Michael’s Mount in Cornwall, one of our Colour Sketch Cornwall sketches. It’s Lockdown 3.0, we’re all staying home and local, looking for things to still the mind and dreaming of summer when it’s safe to travel. I love Cornwall’s dramatic scenery and can’t wait to […]

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Colour Sketch Greetings

More ways to send your love! I couldn’t wait to make the first three designs available to you – I hope you like them as much as I’ve enjoyed drawing them. I’ve sent family and friends my ridgeline cards over the last few months and wanted to share them with you as well. So you […]

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Plockton in progress
Print of Plockton, Scotland

Watch my little video from Facebook: This was so much fun to do! Let’s see your version of Plockton.

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Buy the print

You can now buy A4 prints of some of my artwork.Some you will recognise from the artist’s sketch sheets from the Colour Sketch series. More ways to draw inspiration from the landscape!

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The Rebel Tree, Clifton

I was asked to draw the Rebel Tree in Clifton by a friend. Here are a few images of the process. Clifton is said to be the site of the last battle on English soil: 1745 between the English army and the Jacobites. Underneath the tree’s spreading branches is a plain stone slab, with a […]

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Send your love with Colour Sketch
Spring blossom

I’ve been very touched by the gift messages many have included in their online orders. It’s not easy being away from loved ones. Sending a gift that’s creative and celebrates the places we have enjoyed so much is one way of saying you care. Send Colour Sketch with love#lockdownart #coloursketchfromstudioirena #coloursketch #landscapepainting #artisgoodforthesoul #allinthistogether #giftsforher […]

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Keep calm and colour Colour Sketch
Red British letterbox with two slots

As much as I always enjoy the brilliant service of Andrew and his team at our local post office, I’ve found I can buy and print my postage online, at home and then pop your orders in postbox. So I can fulfil orders without physical contact 😷 reducing risk of COVID-19 – online orders still […]

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Challenging times ahead

With challenging times ahead we’d like to wish everyone all the best with staying safe and healthy, and weathering the financial difficulties to come. Thank you to all our customers and everyone we’ve been in touch with. In the meantime, if you personally find that you have to self-isolate and are looking for an activity […]

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Colour Sketch for Christmas
Colour Sketch series ready for wrapping

Looking for quality, affordable gifts for Christmas? Colour Sketch will tick so many boxes: a gift they can spend hours enjoying; something creative; something mindful; something to use when planning your next walk or holiday; something to remind them of joyful time outdoors. Take a look at the updated shop section, which includes prints to […]

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