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Sketch and Trek Sahara

I spent last week sketching in the Sahara Desert.  The challenge was to trek 100K in five days raising funds for my chosen charities - The British Heart Foundation and The Joe Herrington Memorial Fund.  My sister-in-law also kindly donated to the American Heart Association in my name. We actually walked 112K in sometimes 39 degree heat.  I will be writing a fuller account, with photographs on my trek page.

Funds raised:

BHF -    £7,405

JHMF - £2,245

AHA -   $100

Along the way I sketched as much as I could.  It was a challenging environment to work in and I could only sketch when we stopped for a break or back in the camp. Here are a few of the sketches.

I have several work deadlines during the next twelve months but I will be working on a body of work from the trip alongside other commission and exhibition commitments. I will be participating in Cambridge Open Studios this year so if you would like to see the sketchbook, and work in progress visit me in my studio then.

Upcoming Events
Cambridge Contemporary Art Summer Exhibition Jul 08, 2017 - Sep 03, 2017
Espacio Print Fair Oct 31, 2017 - Nov 12, 2017 — London
Cambridge City Art Fair with the Cambridge Art Book Nov 09, 2017 - Nov 12, 2017
Histon Handmade Nov 25, 2017 12:00 AM - 07:00 PM — Histon
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