Do you ever wish you’d waited a bit long before doing the next step? Well, I’ve had one of those moments when I wish I had.I started removing the masking and realised that the bell tower is not distinct. And it’s bothering me! I often … Continue readingAargh, when will I learn more haste less speed!
The New Year might have started slowly. But it’s gaining momentum Here’s my first painting of 2013 Lots of crumbling brick and barbed wire… I’m still struggling with the title so I’ve gone for the obvious. I might add a bit more to the foliage … Continue readingFirst Painting of 2013 – Swan Mill
So, after sharing how the woodblock’s are made on Wednesday. Onto the next stage… The printing. The Printing block is first soaked with water. The Watercolour paint is applied on the printing block with “nori” (a cooked rice flour and water paste) added. A dense … Continue readingJapanese Woodblock Printing Part 2
Ever wonder what’s behind the glass of those Office blocks? The internal workings of a building are not something you see everyday unless you’re a construction worker. I’m always amazed how they manage to put so much glass/windows in. They look like giant greenhouses. Part … Continue readingEver wondered what really goes on inside an Office?
Sometimes titles can be harder than the painting? I don’t usually struggle knowing what to paint. But, what to call the painting? Well, that’s a different matter What can I say? First, here’s the Finished Painting of the CIS Building. But, as usual, it’s title … Continue readingRevealing a title – CIS or CSI Building?
From the Bare Bones on Wednesday… I now reveal… Maintaining Communication! The idea for the title comes from a talk about parenting I attended years ago. It goes something like this… During the teenage years Children tend to go their own way and often out … Continue readingShowcasing My New Art of the Week