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April 2013

Drawing Again

Being an artist sometimes means you don't get to do the bit you love the most because you have to do other things like scanning, editing and printing, publicising your work, filling in forms and building your website etc. Now it is time to get pencils back in hand and get drawing again. Do you remember these eyes?   It is time that you got to see[...]

Fun Times

How long is it since I wrote my last post? I am so busy and its wonderful. I showed at the Isle of Arts Festival this weekend and as well as getting to chat to some lovely people about my work I also volunteer as a steward. This year I learned how to juggle, perform magic tricks, saw an amazing film, some wonderful live music and saw Alan Davies live. I also le[...]

Four Weeks!

Four weeks to go until the biggest event I have ever attempted. It is huge!! It will tell me a lot about what I can do in the future with my work. It is a big investment of time and money and a huge test of my skills and my confidence. There is nowhere to hide at this event and even though I am proud of my work there will be many crises of confidence in the coming[...]

Green Buoy Arts

Today I visited Green Buoy Arts in Cowes High Street to drop off some of my new cards and prints. If you have not visited then I strongly suggest you do as there are some wonderful artists there and the lovely Maddy is always on hand with a warm welcome. Here are just a few of the cards in place, you can see the others when you visit. My lovely new prints are the[...]

Lomond

I love it when commissions come from someone seeing one of my portraits and loving it. This is what happened with this one. My client saw this And commissioned this for his wife's birthday. This is Lomond. Everyone was delighted I am happy to say and I just got an email to say that he had been shown to half the population of Scotland. :) I love happy cus[...]

Kanzi Complete

I have been a bit quiet this week as I have been busy sorting images ready for the pet show and working on top secret commissions. I can share the finished drawing of Kanzi with you now as the recipient has seen it and is happy :) That has to make you smile :)[...]

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