Drawn Thread Work – samplers & specimens 1st post

The work for my exhibition at the Customs House Gallery in South Shields is ongoing. I am booked in to use the water jet cutter on 1st November.
There have been a few setbacks, but I am on track for the opening on 17th November. I have drawn 6 wall hung pieces, 8 collar shapes have […]

By |October 9th, 2017|Creative, Design, drawings, exhibitions|0 Comments

62 Group exhibition – Making Space

The Brit and the Great Bear, has been selected for the 62 Group exhibition Making Space at Macclesfield Silk Museum.
Drawing, painting and machine embroidery on silk. Painted wooden frame
129x93cm

The Atlas Coelestis from the observations at Greenwich by the first Astronomer Royal, John Flamsteed (1646-1719), was published posthumously in 1729. It depicts the constellations as was […]

By |June 15th, 2016|Creative, Design, drawings, exhibitions|0 Comments

christmas card for vets4pets carlisle 2015

This is the christmas card for Vets4Pets Carlisle, commissioned by Lisa Kerr who is the vet. It is the latest I have done for her, the others being last year’s Christmas card, and pet sympathy and get-well-soon cards. Claude, a British Blue cat, and is the winner of a competition Lisa ran on her practice website for the […]

By |December 15th, 2015|Creative, Design, drawings, greetings cards, commissions|0 Comments

canto #3 from dante’s divine comedy

Canto #3 is now finished. The subject is the entrance to hell as observed by Dante and Virgil from Dante’s Divine Comedy. They watch as the neutrals swirl around, and Charon is seen ferrying his passengers across the river Styx.
It is a private commission. The size is w133 x h131. The techniques are drawing, painting and […]

By |September 24th, 2015|Creative, Design, commissions|0 Comments

christmas card for vets4pets carlisle 2014

christmas card for vet4pets carlisle
This is the christmas card for Vets4Pets Carlisle, commissioned by Lisa Kerr who is the vet. It is the latest I have done for her, the others being the pet sympathy and get-well-soon cards. The dog is Lola the Chow Chow and is the winner of a competition Lisa ran on her practice website for […]

By |December 18th, 2014|Design, drawings, greetings cards|0 Comments

christmas cards online

buy unique christmas cards from Paddy’s new online shop
http://paddykillerart.co.uk/shop/greetings-cards/greetings-cards/

pack of twelve christmas cards with envelopes
Size A5 (210mm x 148mm)

Send Paddy’s christmas cards to your friends and family, or just frame them for festive decorations

pack contents:
una pernice e un pero (a partridge in a pear tree)
two streptopelia tartur (two turtle doves)
day 3, 14:00
four turdus merula (four calling […]

By |November 14th, 2014|Design, drawings, greetings cards|0 Comments

paddy’s new online shop

paddy’s new online shop sells cards and work!
You can now buy cards and work from Paddy’s online shop. It is part of the newly refurbished website, which shows many more pieces of work than on the old one

Send unique christmas cards, birthday cards and postcards to your friends and family, or just frame them

http://paddykillerart.co.uk/shop/

There are packs of christmas cards, […]

By |November 14th, 2014|Design, drawings, greetings cards|0 Comments

small furries vet card

get well soon and sympathy vet card for small furries
This is the Get Well Soon and Sympathy vet card for small furry pets, for a vet friend and is a pen and ink drawing. In the illustration is a rat, a hamster and a guinea pig.

This is one of a series of cards used in the vet practice […]

By |October 21st, 2014|Design, drawings, greetings cards|0 Comments

get well soon cards for dogs – vet practice

get well soon cards for dogs
This one of the Get Well Soon cards for pets for a vet friend and is a pen and ink drawing of her practice mascot, Monty the lurcher, who belongs to her vet nurse. He had a very badly broken leg and luckily he the lives with the right person to nurse […]

By |September 15th, 2014|Design, drawings, greetings cards|0 Comments

pet sympathy cards

pet sympathy cards
I’m very busy illustrating pet sympathy cards for a vet friend. There are pet sympathy cards and get well soon cards for dogs, cats, rabbits, guinea pigs and hamsters.

An example of my pet sympathy cards can be seen here

By |September 9th, 2014|Design, drawings, greetings cards|0 Comments