New Street, Leicester


I like this Frank - both the colour/shading and, of course, the drawing.

Like those warm reds and browns - they bring this to life. Good drawing, too.

Super sketch Frank. You’ve made the slightly wobbly lines look right!

Love the quirkiness of this Frank and those lovely warm tones.

Nice to see how you have given the buildings character -fab sketch

Thanks everyone, I used to worry about not being able to draw straight lines Tessa, but now wobbly lines don’t bother me 😀

I really like this Frank - beautifully done - and I have tried drawing from Google street view and found it rather difficult so I am very impressed!

Hang on Studio Wall

Most of the art and painting groups and societies that I belong to are now holding exhibitions online or setting up groups on Facebook. This sketch was done from Google maps for a new virtual sketching group I’ve just joined #virtualsketchleicester This took about an hour and I’ve used pen and acrylic ink, in my A4 sketchbook.

About the Artist
Frank Bingley

I've had very little tuition over the years except for a two year course during the late 1990s in watercolour. Since retirement in 2012, I now have time to pursue my love of painting. In recent years I have ventured into linoprinting, acrylics , oils and gouache. Gouache is fast becoming my…

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