Do you love snow? Or hate it with a passion bordering on rage? Does a hit of the white stuff bring out your inner child or Demon! Maybe snow’s causing you chaos? We Brits still aren’t prepared for any significant level of snowfall. Much to … Continue readingPhotography, Snow and the Creative Muse!
Have you ever wanted to sketch but couldn’t? On one such day, I woke to sunshine and planned to paint. The children were off which cramped my style somewhat. They do like to be entertained. Solution? Take them for a picnic! Happy children, happy parent … Continue readingWhat do you do when you want to sketch but can’t?
Inspiring Artists can create art out of anything! So why do some go overboard when buying art materials? When all they need is at hand? Try simplifying, only a few basic items are required. Sometimes, just the one. What about using some paper? or, if … Continue reading5 Ways Inspiring Artists use Limited Materials.
And now for Something completely different! Public art projects are great fun and challenge you to try new media. Last week I mentioned I was going to be at Art in Woodstock. Doing the Graffiti Wall, to be precise. I bottled out of the spray … Continue readingPlaying with Graffitti
Ever arrange too much to do? Well, I have this week. In fact, if I’m brutally honest, this year! So, I’m not quite ready for the reveal yet… OK, I’m not even vaguely near the reveal yet. I’ve been a hanging for Bucks Open Studios. … Continue readingEpic Fail! Work in Progress…is still a work in progress
Do you ever struggle keeping on task? Or want to quit? This week everything seems to be keeping me away from my art. This is when I look for inspiration in the amazing stories of people who overcome adversity. People who keep on doing what … Continue readingHow guitarist loses fingers but still becomes a legend! Artists don’t quit!