Mostly side projects and visual musings from Robert Ramsden

Games of Chess – Battles & Patience

Every now and again I play chess with my now 6 year old son, and the rules are often stretched to accommodate his patience. I do enjoy these games, and for the most part he’ll accept that there are ‘rules’ of how the pieces move, but sometimes these lapse into a battle of patience (and lack of), wits (stretched), and cunning (how to sneak new rules in), and this is all part of the enjoyment! So much so that I draw images inspired by moments in the game, here are a few -