I have planned three pieces of work to plop into those frames (I will get the goddesses framed). This was the starting point for the first piece. Nice I was happy with it. Then over the past few evenings I have taken it up to the house and done an hour or so of hand… Continue reading Leaves or no Leaves?
Well – I feel that I have spent enough time on this piece – not one of my better ones, now to decide:- 1) Plop in ready made frame 2) Have it framed. Decisions, decisions! Your comments are invited and welcome. Click on image for a larger view.
All artists need a friend who they can turn to for a critique of their work. A friend who will say more than “Oh that’s lovely”. When I lived down south – my Artist’s friend was Linda – but now we live 100’s of miles apart. Although we still communicate about our work – it… Continue reading Artist’s Friend
Sometimes it is difficult to know when a piece is finished. Often when I think a piece is done – I put it out of sight for a while, then I can come back to it with fresh eyes and I will see any glaring omissions or imbalances. As a working artist – I have… Continue reading When is a piece finished?
Well January was rather a wipe out for me – but back in the studio again now, determined to finish the little piece that I had started in my last post. This small piece is a “test” piece for a larger piece of work – in terms of technical “how to”. I want to do… Continue reading In the Studio … again
One of my “Garden blogging” friends was recently diagnosed with breast cancer, her blog “The Journey” is an account of how she is dealing with the cancer, and the treatment. By way of a thank you, Zoe has decided to raise money for Macmillan, and she is doing this on a new blog – called… Continue reading For a good cause.
Wordless Wednesday – Autumn Spiral