Category Archives: Image of the Month

Image of the Month: Mallows Blossom by Venetia Norris SGFA

I enjoy the spontaneity of drawing from life and communicating a sense of place.  I only feel that I have fully understood something if I have drawn it.  I love the sound of a pencil leaving a mark, varying its … Continue reading

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Image of the Month: Beasts Above the Sea by Tamlyn Blasdale-Holmes ASGFA

“Beasts Above the Sea” is an interpretation of human impact upon nature. It is also a reflection of the chaos we inflict upon ourselves. This piece examines our relationship with the Seas and the seemingly devastating pressures we put upon … Continue reading

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Image of the Month: Bear Swimming II by Gary Cook ASGFA

Polar bears are modern man’s canary in the coal mine. The dangers that they are facing in the Arctic are an early warning to us. I wanted my watercolour to demonstrate how our actions are affecting the environment there and … Continue reading

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Image of the Month: The Industrialists by Kevin Wells ASGFA

  The Industrialists was unusual for me in the sense the idea came to my mind fully formed and was then drawn pretty much as it was imagined. Usually, I start a drawing with at best a vague idea, or, … Continue reading

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Image of the Month: Rebuilding the Unbuilt by Sumi Perera SGFA

  Rebuilding the Unbuilt [Y Block] forms part of a series of prints derived from Sumi Perera’s drawing of the unbuilt Expo Tower designed for Montreal’s Expo 67 by Archigram member Peter Cook. Cook’s Expo Tower was based on Kiyonori Kikutake’s visionary floating metropolis … Continue reading

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Image of the Month: Doggie Friends by Lisa Graa Jensen

         Everyday I start off rain or shine, with an hour of walking with our dogs on Wimbledon Common -a lovely open patch of nature on the edge of London – lots of life going on – horse riding and lots … Continue reading

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Image of the Month: Spring Surf by Felicity Flutter ASGFA

My process for producing ‘Spring Surf’ began with a reference photo I took at Winchelsea Beach near Rye on a blustery day. I brightened the reference photo on my computer and looked at close ups to study the wave forms … Continue reading

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