Something a little different. I recently licensed my work to be used on a lovely locally-made artisan cheese. Sophie and James from Cow Close Farm in Hathersage got in touch before Christmas because they wanted some new artwork for the labels for their Stanage Millstone cheese. Their old label was really nice but, when theContinue reading “Stanage Millstone Cheese Label”
Digital abstract Peak District landscape painting inspired by two stones which seem to form an entrance to the iron age fort, with the outline of Carl Wark and the silhouette of Higger Tor in the distance. Available as a greeting card in my Folksy shop: https://folksy.com/shops/sianvernon https://folksy.com/items/6974084-Peak-District-Standing-Stones-art-greeting-card
I could draw (and walk) these hills and moorlands all day. Digital illustration of a distant hillside catching the late autumn sun. Burnt orange tones of bracken and moorland grasses dominate the foreground, where you can just make out the last flecks of purple heather. Two crows circle in the sky above. Inspired by the beautiful upland landscapesContinue reading “Hazy Autumn Peak District Sunset”
Digital painting inspired by the gritstone escarpments of Stanage Edge and the Burbage Valley in the Derbyshire Peak District near Sheffield. Made with the Procreate app. T-shirts, mugs, prints etc., available on Redbubble and Society6. Also available as a card handmade by me, from my Folksy shop.
There’s something sublimely ethereal and satisfying about Autumn in the Peak District. To wander amongst the quiet and the heather and the stones, taking occasional shelter from the cold winds between the tors where the crows circle and caw-caw, while the clouds loom over, threatening to drench. With my head fully recharged with imagery and daydreams of crow castles, I’ve been creating these illustrationsContinue reading “Castles for Crows”