frances thomas

Portfolio: Dartmoor Birds and Beasts 2015

Muzzle

This is a pony from Goodameavy woods on Dartmoor.
Soft breath on a misty autumn day.

Original
Carbon pencil
28cm x 21cm

The wind shapes

Original
Mixed
28cm x 38cm

Braids created by the wind

This is an old mare on Dartmoor. Her mane has become more and more intricate and woven each year.

Original
carbon pencil
31cm x 21cm

Wind woven mane

Original
Carbon pencil
31cm x 21cm

Snoozing foal

The Dartmoor foals can often be seen stretched out in a most comical manner whilst their mothers graze nearby.

Original
Carbon pencil
24cm x 28cm

Titania

This pony has emerged from a windy night adorned and tangled by bracken and gorse.

Original
Pencil on paper
19cm x 13cm

Young raven

A young raven looking for new territory on Dartmoor.

Carbon pencil
18cm x 20cm

Spring Fever

Original
Pen on Paper
14cm x 19cm

Spring Fever II

Original
Pen on Paper
14cm x 26cm