Bits and pieces from my sketchbook and studio during 2020 – looking forward to more making and learning in 2021. Wishing everyone a happy, healthy and creative year ahead!
Another unenthusiastic dog in a party hat, as I had so much fun painting the boxer! This time a Kerry Blue Terrier. I’m planning to paint a couple more of these to create a set, so if there’s a particular breed that you’d like me to paint then let me know! Painted with Windsor &Continue reading “Kerry Blue Dog with Party Hat – Watercolour Birthday Card”
This is a card that I had a lot of fun painting earlier this year for a family member’s big birthday. The doggo is their adorable boxer which I painted from a photo, and added the party hat for fun – I really enjoy it against that typical boxer dog facial expression! Painted with WindsorContinue reading “Party Hat Boxer Dog Birthday Card”
I’m about halfway through my Residency at Westbury Arts Centre now, so I thought I should share some photos of what I’ve been up to so far! I will post more stuff soon, but for now here are some pictures from a recent workshop here that I attended. It was learning masking techniques run by artist Cathy Read,Continue reading “Masking workshop”
Acrylics on A2 mount board…
This week I’ve been painting again for the firs time in years! It’s been fun but also a bit of a challenge trying to work from the background forwards, as that’s pretty much the opposite from how I think when I’m drawing. The last time I painted it was from a completely different approach, styleContinue reading “Painting in progress..”