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Category Archives: painting

On my work table today…..

Somebody suggested to me to use nail polish on my paintings to create pieces that would keep their shiny glossy textured looks even once dried – so here’s the latest … Continue reading

March 27, 2015 · 1 Comment

Crochainting Progress!

I’ve been buying various tester pots for a house I’m sort of helping to fix up, and I love using them up on canvases. The crochainting is going slowly (I’ve … Continue reading

March 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Dreamsong Lullaby – painted

Ever since I wrote this poem I’ve wanted to paint it. And now it’s finished! As the sun sets over rooftops and houses The sky turns to gold and the … Continue reading

March 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

Artchain – Day 5

Day five of the artchain. The idea is to celebrate creativity, posting pictures of your art over five days, and nominating another artist each day to carry on the #artchain. … Continue reading

February 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

Artchain – Day 4

Day four of the #artchain. The idea is to celebrate creativity, posting pictures of your art over five days, and nominating another artist each day to carry on the #artchain. … Continue reading

February 13, 2015 · Leave a comment

Artchain – Day 3

Artchain day three. The idea is to celebrate creativity, posting pictures of your art over five days, and nominating another artist each day to carry on the #artchain. This is … Continue reading

February 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Artchain – Day 2

Day two of the artchain. The idea is to celebrate creativity, posting pictures of your art over five days, and nominating another artist each day to carry on the #artchain. … Continue reading

February 11, 2015 · Leave a comment

Artchain – Day 1

I thought I’d managed to escape the #artchain but that minx Bert​ has nominated me đŸ˜‰ Some of my art for the next five days – ought to be fun! … Continue reading

February 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

Evolution of a painting – Green to Pink to Trees

Thought it’d be interesting to document the evolution of one of my paintings! This painting, I wanted to see if I could conquer my issues with green. I rarely use … Continue reading

January 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

Breaking Free

I went to an art exhibition last night. I don’t go to art exhibitions normally, not if I can help it – it’s not that I don’t enjoy art: it’s … Continue reading

January 21, 2015 · Leave a comment