im back in school…life drawing to be precise…missed it BIG time over the summer…we start with quick 3-4 minute sketches. I did continuous line today and came up with this (admittedly I’ve had a digital play with it this evening but the lines are the original sketch). Nice to be back at the drawing board. …
Cup bored love 1.0
this is about stories objects can tell you. My kitchen for example is a museum, a collection of artefacts that tell my family and my story…why do I keep my mother’s meatloaf dish? Why do I have that coffee maker? What does the kitchen represent to me? To others? There are lots of questions spa…
Screen shots adjusted using Lightroom…using images from Dior and I It was on the seat backs on the flight to NYC. Fab film. But I’ve already said that. Watch it!
Put my stamp on it
It is fair to say that stamping has a bit of “twee” reputation. Visions of Care Bears et cetera. However, I think you can do a lot with stamping. This is stamping on canvas board with acrylic and digital enhancement. I’m liking it. It is called “new look”. . And some prep shots to show…
Me, myself and I
i haven’t really ever dabbled in the soulful gazes of self portraiture but the last few weeks have been filled with introspection and so I find myself looking at myself. And so I draw. And here it is. It’s done using watercolour pencils on a was background. Never used these pens before mind, but I’m…
Busy with life, but also pen and paints…
I am in (one of my) home towns, having a reflective weekend. So I got to thinking about what things I could find that would immediately signal where I was to somebody who knew the place. What is the mundane but also iconic? And here are some of my snaps. Plus a selfie…I know, get…
Well, I said I’d have a go and here they are…four art postcards available via my etsy shop for sale….there’s only a couple of sets for now just to see if anyone actually want them but if a success I’ll get more done. Let me know what you think….
I’m thinking of producing some postcards based on my life drawings. What do you think?
I haven’t knitted in ages but I still turn up to the knitting club I have been a member of for the last few years. Today I intended to knit, I really did, but instead I did a fairly sketchy sketch. It’s not Hoch Arte but it captures the sociability, cake and colours a night…