WRITING - Books, Blogs and Guides by Katherine Tyrrell

My book about drawing and sketching was published in January 2015 in three different editions in the UK, USA and Asia.

The titles and publishers of the books are:

Sketching 365: Build your confidence and skills with a tip a day

Published by Quarto (Apple Press) (8 January 2015)

Drawing 365: Tips and Techniques to Build Your Confidence and Skills

Published by North Light Books (1 January 2015)

Asia (English Language edition)

365 Hints and Tips for Drawing and Sketching

Published by Page One Group


I lot of what I write about you can read first on my blogs

I write four blogs and contribute to three group blogs.

BOOK: My first book was published in January 2015. There are three separate editions of the same book - for the UK, USA and Asia - with three different titles
- see left (publishers listed below title)

GUIDES: I also provide free guides and checklists and articles providing advice on sketching

WEBSITES: I'm transferring my "resources for artists" sites to topic websites

one bookmark for ALL Making A Mark Guides
(pdf and Word and Excel files)
Subject Areas :
Colour, Drawing and Sketching,
Sketching with Coloured Pencils
Plein Air Art, Art Education,
Art Business, Blogging for Artists

VISIT: Making A Mark  (c.3 million visitors + c.7 million pageviews)
More than 4,300 subscribers

Fans of Making A Mark like reading what I write about:

  • Artists past and present
  • Art News and Art blogs
  • Art Competitions and Art Exhibitions
  • Practical Information for Artists
  • The Art Business, marketing art and and developing art careers
  • Tips and techniques for developing artwork
  • Making marks with pastels, coloured pencils and pen and ink
Making a Mark
VISIT: Travels with a sketchbook in......
When I travel, I sketch. When I sketch on my travels I record it here. Plus information about the history and facilities of places I visit and lots of related links for those who want to know more........
Travels with a Sketchbook in.......
VISIT:  Making A Mark Reviews......
a consumer's guide to quality and value in art books, art supplies and services to artists
Making a Mark reviews......
VISIT: The Art of the Landscape
learning more about the development of landscape drawing, painting and photography - by exploring, sharing and doing
The Art of the Landscape