Line drawing in pen and ink of the city of Detroit.

This is one of those places that – when you say you are drawing it – people make a face and ask ‘why?’ but it’s these cities that are often the most interesting to draw; I’ve always been interested in Detroit and I enjoyed working on this image. I used a slightly more fish eye view for this than in some of my previous work and I like how it turned out.

Aerial views are always an intriguing view of a city – there’s a lot of fun things to be found on the tops of buildings, aerials, water tanks, air-conditioning units and busy areas like Detroit often have some of the best roof tops. Hopefully this is an enjoyable view of the city: