Buying new art equipment is so exciting. I bought some new coloursoft and inktense pencils to use in my sketchbook. I wanted something that was cleaner to use than pastels so I could sketch on the train or whilst on a walk etc. Now having so much fun jotting down my ideas. Not sure ifContinue reading “New Pencils for my sketch books”
Set off early this morning to pick up one of my large paintings from Weetons. I felt that the final exhibition needed it. It’s an example of how I jumped from one idea to another.
The build up for my small solo exhibition at The Great Yorkshire Show Stand 433 at Wandahome. The marque is now being put up approximately 6m sq. The lads have been great pulling together at short notice after the other firm we booked cancelled due to COVID. So I am very lucky. Also the bigContinue reading “The Great Yorkshire Show”
Got my frames delivered and packed some of my drawings ready to hang !
Deciding where the marque is going on our Wandahome stand No 433 . We had to decide where the motorhomes would go and where the doors of the marque were going to be and where my paintings would hang and where the kitchen would be. Made a Waitrose food order to arrive Monday morning soContinue reading “The Great Yorkshire Show”
Putting into practice what I have learnt over the last 18 months of my MA Using acrylics this time instead of oils. I want to recreate paintings I have already painted in oils and that are on show at Weetons to show at my exhibition at the Great Yorkshire Show. I am learning every timeContinue reading “The Great Yorkshire Show Base layer! Under Layer of a painting”
I am really happy with how the paintings look and enjoyed the great feedback I have had from friends and staff.
Bought this book only a couple of weeks ago and love it. Written and illustrated by Molly Russon! I was then lucky enough to see an original painting in Sotheby’s up for auction at the weekend! Love how exploring and learning about other artists comes together.
Today I had a great time looking at the fine art in Sotheby’s. I never knew you could just walk in! I thought it was invitation only, I thought it would be a private view only if you are interested in attending an auction or making a bid. Thank you to the gentleman on theContinue reading “Sotheby’s”
9th July Minutes of the Meeting for Masters Exhibition