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“I have learned…. that what I have not drawn I have never really seen – and that when I start drawing an ordinary thing, I realise how extraordinary that is – sheer miracle”

Frederick Franck in “The Zen of Seeing”


Travel Sketching Destinations have included Bali, Fiji, Norfolk Island, New Zealand, Tasmania, Vietnam, Cambodia, India, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Central Australia, Flinders Ranges, Broome WA, Venice, Ireland, England, Singapore, Flores Indonesia, Borneo

Countries Travelled: Australia, Argentina, Bahamas, Belgium, Brazil, Cambodia, Canada, Chile, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Fiji, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Malta, Mexico, Morocco, Myanmar, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Portugal, Caribbean, Singapore, Slovenia, Sri Lanka, Spain, Thailand, United Arab Emirates (UAE), United Kingdom, USA, Vanuatu, Vietnam



Enjoy the atmosphere, ambience and excitement of visiting new places. Capture and record other cultures and lifestyles through sketching and travel notes while creating a visual souvenir of your holiday.

It is an impression of people and place. It is quick and spontaneous.

Anyone can sketch, from the absolute beginner to the experienced artist. It is your personal Interpretation of what you see.

Learn the techniques of pen and watercolour wash through the Travel Sketching Distance Learning Course, or join Leonie on one of her unique sketching holidays.

Read latest Newsletter –Travel Sketching Newsletter


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Contact Leonie: leonienorton@iprimus.com.au