How Do You Actually Make Your Dog Paintings? is a question I’m asked from time to time. I’m always happy to chat through my portrait process, but here’s a post that goes a little bit deeper into the techniques I employ.Read More
Inspiration can strike from the most unexpected of places. Here is somewhere I find sparkle dust.
About 5 years ago I came across these two wonderful women, I’ve never met them in person but I’ve followed them by dipping into their website, reading blog posts and eagerly googling them sporadically to see what they have been up to.Read More
So what actually happens in a Creative Art & Drawing Day? Here is a short run-down of our event today. (5 minute read)Read More
Failures Count. I know, I’ve endured hundreds of them. This post warms the cockles & reminds us that there is success in failure. In ‘failing’ we find the golden nuggets of what didn’t work - paving the way for what absolutely does.Read More
How do you anticipate you are going to feel going into an art gallery? Awkward? Well don’t be, they WANT you to go in and you will be welcomed.Read More
For the past week I’ve been in my studio simply playing around. I gave myself some time to play – to make work without planning out exactly what I wanted to have produced by the end of the week. This seems to have produced Horses & Lobsters – who knew?Read More
Friends, confusion is rife, it’s January and frankly it’s all a bit shit. Forgive the swearing but it’s uncertainty is not our friend in the short term. So, my post here is about bringing our own personal world a little bit closer, drawing your emotional curtains and having some time out to do something you might not usually do.Read More
Well, that was a Christmas. Dancing & Karaoke happened, now the hangover has gone and I’ve enjoyed my break, it’s time to share my thoughts and plans with you for 2019.Read More
When was the last time you learned something new? I don’t say this in a smarmy way, more of a did you know that learning something new, does us a POWER of good?Read More
Do you get comparisonitus when it comes to numbers on your social channel? Insta, FB, Twitter, Linkedin? Well, the good news is that you can forget all about them, as put simply, THE NUMBERS DO NOT MATTER!Read More
Well, that show really was something. Thank you SO much to everyone for signing up, visiting and purchasing too, I sold over 84 pieces of work.. 84?!!
A record, so what happens now?
A nap.Read More
Niche, a big word for us creatives and solo workers. Niching down, specialising, becoming top banana at one particular thing - how did you find your speciality? I’d LOVE to know.Read More