Tag: finds

Drawing a Life-size Sauropod Vertebra illustration

Drawing a Life-size Sauropod Vertebra illustration

How to challenge yourself by drawing a Huge sauropod vertebra life-size in colour!
the biggest (quite literally) scientific illustration I have worked on so far, have a look at how a drawing develops over time and how colour effects the drawing process.

A New Chapter

A New Chapter

The Past few months have been a strange period of mass adjustment and what they tell you in Art School is true… staying motivated may be difficult but for me finding the time has been harder. However, in spite of the lack of time left […]

Shark Teeth Of Bracklesham

Shark Teeth Of Bracklesham

A range of Fossilised Sharks Teeth
A Collection Of Fossilised Teeth

One Of the best fossiling finds at Bracklesham is shark teeth, these range greatly in size some being less than a centimetre to over 4. 

prehistoric sharks alike modern sharks continually shed teeth hence they become so common and can be collected in abundance. Obviously as with all fossils the quality of them can vary drastically, often you can find fragments or broken teeth washed into the base of the shingle on the beach but the better preserved ones tend to be further towards the sea on the beach. 

A Tiny Fossilised Sharks tooth (less that one cm)
An example of the larger specimens available
Fossiling In Bracklesham

Fossiling In Bracklesham

A large Turitella Fossiling at Bracklesham is normally a rewarding trip when it comes to finds, my first trips out there were rather unsuccessful only finding bivalves and Turitella shells. However my subsequent returns have been far more successful normally finding a few sharks teeth […]