Sky Sandison

2019-03-20: When I see people who have blogs under their own domain name, going back ten or fifteen years I am …

2019-03-19: So I’m back in Japan living near the river again.

2019-03-18: Question: I’m wondering what would be a logical architecture for a bi-lingual (micro) blog and if …

2019-03-15: Sometimes, just when you think you know what path your life is taking, fate steps in and pushes you …

2019-03-01: I have not disappeared, it just takes a very loooonnnggg time to write and draw a book, even with …

2018-12-21: What are some good long-form blogs to follow? I’d like to read well-written articles of substance by …

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2018-12-21: The first fourteen drafts of my story, from initial scribbles to completed scene-by-scene outline. …

2018-12-17: I think when you are trying to find the idea for your story, it is best to shut yourself off from …

2018-12-17: My reference material is a mix of period photographs, and sketches from real life where I imagine …

2018-12-16: I think I shall use this micro.blog as a “behind-the-scenes” journal documenting the process. I’ll …

2018-12-16: I can’t say that somebody hasn’t already made a story in the format I am going to present and …

2018-12-16: I can’t call my work a “comic” because it’s not exactly funny. It’s not a “graphic novel” because it …

2018-12-16: I have been away for a while because I have been drafting the outline of an illustrated story I want …

2018-12-16: This is an unfinished test. It’s an old house in the Portobello area of Edinburgh. I probably will …

2018-11-03: ‪I feel like days are longer in Edinburgh because the travel distance between places is short.‬

2018-11-02: Reference photos and clippings at the National Museum Of Scotland research library.

2018-10-20: Sketchbook: Howe Street, Edinburgh

2018-10-06: From last night’s preview of the Tolouse-Lautrec & The Art Of Celebrity exhibition. Starting …

2018-10-06: The catalogue for the new Toulouse-Lautrec exhibition in Edinburgh. The National Gallery Of Scotland …

2018-10-01: Close up of Victoria Street in Edinburgh, Scotland.

2018-09-24: Lady Stairs Close, Edinburgh

2018-09-19: A rough from my sketchbook today: the Scottish National Gallery Building designed by William …

2018-09-18: More behind-the-scenes of this week’s drawings with dipping pen and ink.

2018-09-17: I draw with a dipping pen and ink. This week I have been posting things coloured on the computer, …

2018-09-17: Near the top of Cockburn Street, Edinburgh.

2018-09-15: Detail of Edinburgh Castle, Scotland.

2018-09-14: Detail of buildings seen from Waverley Station, Edinburgh.

2018-09-13: View of Edinburgh Castle from the window.

2018-09-13: St Anthony’s Chapel in Edinburgh. I walk past the ruins of this old forgotten chapel every day …

2018-09-13: It’s me! Simple fashion for the changeable Edinburgh weather. I beleive in buying clothes that …

2018-09-13: My new logo with hand lettering (and a crow!)