The Makers, Shoreditch

Illustrations for the Makers book.

Garden and panoramic line drawings of London real estate locations,

 

Pen and ink on paper, 2019


Illustrated Map of Halifax

Illustrated map of Halifax for Calderdale brochure, showing highlighted areas of investment as well as the layout of the town and location of amenities.

Hand drawn aerial illustration showing a bird’s eye view of the area.

Pen and ink on paper, 2019.

Coloured using photoshop.

Sketched drafts below:


Tour Guide Illustrations - Egypt and China

Selection of commissioned architectural illustrations showing landmarks and features from locations in Egypt and China.

 

Pen and ink on paper, 2018-2019.

Commissioned for a travel cruise company.


Illustrated City Maps

Series of illustrated city maps commissioned for a travel publication.

Hand drawn pen and ink illustrations on painted map bases, edited in photoshop, 2019


Westminster, Bruges and Melbourne

I tried some colour on the Bruges drawing and was quite pleased with the results.

 

All works, pen and ink on paper, 2019


Lisbon, Bruges and Venice

Three line drawings showing Bruges, Venice and Lisbon. I’ve been quite interested in showing cities and their relationship with water so these locations were intriguing studies to make.

 

All original pieces are available to buy in my shop at the moment

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Paphos Street Drawing

Constantinou Kanari

Paphos Street Drawing

Constantinou Kanari Street in Pano Paphos, showing a view of the Moutallos Mosque.

 

Pen and ink on paper, 2019.


Oxford Drawings

Line Drawings of Oxford showing both the skyline and a detailed drawing of the Radcliffe Camera. The skyline is available to buy from my shop now.


City Drawings

New line drawings of Florence and Singapore – available in my shop for a few weeks


Printmaking

New monoprints on sale in my shop at the moment www.studiodaker.com


Aberdeen & Manhattan

New drawings showing Aberdeen, London and Manhattan, available from my shop


Berlin

Line drawing of Berlin,

Pen and ink on paper, 2019


montmartre pencil drawing

Montmartre

Street in Montmartre.

Promarker and felt tip on paper, 2019


Seville

Line drawing of Seville, Spain.

 

Pena and ink on paper, 2019


Bird's Eye View Map of London

Whitehall

Bird's Eye View Map of London

Part Three.

 

Pen and ink on paper, 2018-2019.

previous stages below


Basel Minster

Various drawings of Basel Minster.

Pen and ink, promarker on paper,

2018-2019


The Strand, London

Part One.

Pen and ink on paper, 2018


Ariel Landscape Illustrations for Thistle Hotels

Aerial landscape illustrations of various locations in the London area which were used as wall murals for the Thistle Hotel development last year. All work was hand drawn in pen and ink and finished in photoshop.

Art direction by Propeller Design


Dubai Marina

Illustration of Dubai Marina, commission for wallpaper.

Pen and ink on paper, 2018


Manhattan Panorama

Three versions.

Pen and ink on paper, 2018


Manhattan in Colour

Tried something with marker pen and a bit of line; it was interesting but think it might be most effective to work on a black and white draft of the buildings and build colour from there.

Pen and ink and promarker on paper, 2018

Here’s some drafts using pencil crayon. They were interesting but less satisfying than I had hoped:

And some extended versions of the ink drawing can be found here


London Skyline Monoprint

Pen and ink architectural drawings laid over hand drawn monoprint of London skyline.

 

2018.

 

To commission similar please email abigaildaker@hotmail.com


Cyprus Rooftops

Three sketchbook drawings I made this morning. The first two are from the back balcony, looking out over Paphos, the third from the side, looking back into the village.