I know that some of you have had withdrawal symptoms (I know I have……) Here’s a report on the next visit of the Things. Pop over and take a look.
I’m not sure if those that embarked upon it would exactly agree, but in restrospect it will seem like fun! Ten days ago I published the first in a small series of drawing exercises. Today the next step is published, so take a look later in the day to see it. If you decide to… Read More A fun exercise
You will think that’s a strange title as I have nothing of consequence to show you at the moment. However, I was reminded of something earlier today and I thought I would tell you a little story. There comes a point in most pieces of work when you are finished! Sometimes, however, that isn’t the… Read More Work in Progress
Scribble on paper a few times using the media of your choice (I used Shiva Paintstiks). Scan it, then choose an area and copy and paste it a few times. (You can even do that in ‘Paint’ if you don’t have a graphics program. Almost instant design! Go on, give it a try.
Well, I’ve revisited the technique I talked about earlier in the week. Here is a little tutorial to prove it! Enjoy
Still life – but with a difference. You can find more entries to the challenge here.
An unexpected message arrived this morning. It was from a customer of one of my Etsy shops and included a link to an item that has been made using some of my hand-dyed paper. Not only was I very pleased to see the lovely item (click the picture to find it) I was also interested… Read More Inspiration comes when it will….
Well, it’s Monday morning. It’s dreary, damp and dismal. That’s just outside, though, inside I’m working with colour, so none of the above words apply! (Not quite true, some parts of what I’m doing are just a little damp..) I’m sloshing colour in a profuse manner. It’s the best way to do it, and it’s… Read More The three d’s
I haven’t been well. I’ve had bronchitis, and it has been painful and irritating. However, thanks to a dose of antibiotics I am now on the road to recovery. I should have rested during this time, but unfortunately I had to work. Today, however, was different. No alarm, no reason to get up, so what… Read More Just a little bit of fun