This is really clever Michael, what great characters.

What great characters - love the way you have drawn the crowd.

Thanks Alan and Michael.

Great subject Michael, love it.

Thanks Carole. I'm enjoying Doust book and have ordered a few others from eBay.

Great sketch Michael. i like the toich of the womans hand on the childs shoulders.

Brilliant! - I wanted to shout at the computer just like I do at the telly.

Great sketch, full of life and character. Like it.

Love how you have portrayed the busker Michael.

Thanks Gudrun. Love yours too.

Super work, Michael. So much personality and atmosphere in this piece.

Hang on Studio Wall

Pen and ink and pastel sketch. Based on a sketch from my Doust, 'Sketching People'.

About the Artist
Michael Mcmanus

I was born in 1946. In the 1960s and part of the 70s I was an airman in the Royal Navy, Fleet Air Arm. I joined Durham Constabulary in 1971. In 1999 I retired from policing and began teaching sociology and criminology at Durham University with emphasis on policing and researching crime. I am drawn…

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