This is a selection of sketches I've drawn or painted from life. I hope you like them.

The Mona Lisa

Two ladies in kimono and a surfer(?) enjoying the view at Yuigahama (near Tokyo)

 A mum with her tot talking to a friend

A mum with her tot talking to a friend

Man fishing in a moat in Tokyo

Daimonji in Kyoto the day after it had been set alight for Gozan no Okuribi

Couple sat by the Kamo River in Kyoto

Sketch of local public bathhouse (women go to the left and men go to the right)

 Ginkgo-lined avenue in Meiji Jingu Gaien Park in Tokyo

Ginkgo-lined avenue in Meiji Jingu Gaien Park in Tokyo

Train in Tokyo

 Woman and her poodle in a cafe

Woman and her poodle in a cafe

 Soba restaurant under the tracks in Shinbashi in Tokyo

Soba restaurant under the tracks in Shinbashi in Tokyo

 Sketch of a crossroads in Yurakucho in Tokyo

Sketch of a crossroads in Yurakucho in Tokyo

Ladies in kimono sat by the Kamo River in Kyoto

Bullet train flying over yakitori places at Shinbashi Station in Tokyo

Lane in Kagurazaka

 Young man sat waiting on a railing in Nishi Azabu in Tokyo

Young man sat waiting on a railing in Nishi Azabu in Tokyo