Sunday, 24th

A little gift for my lovely mother on her birthday, yesterday. When those who are difficult to buy for and do not hint it’s great to be able to make something for them instead.  

Wednesday, 20th

So pretty much came home from work and painted solidly, like a woman possessed (or simply obsessed).Β  I am going to try and maintain a balance between figurative and abstract, so just wanted to try concealing the swans face within the feathers, but without putting as much detail into the feathers. I wanted to keep…

Tuesday, 19th

Here is a little crop that I used an ‘auto adjust’ edit on. I quite like the purple tones this has miraculously found within the painting (maybe room for growth).

Sunday, 17th

Enjoying this so much. Looking at trying to create a softness/luminosity within the feathers.

Friday, 15th

Solidarity,Β acrylic on canvas, 60cm diameter

Thursday, 14th

Pug deliveries. I am so impressed that my canvas arrived less than 24 hours after I had ordered it. Sometimes I believe I am on the corner of the earth in absolute solitude so far away from everything and everyone and then I get a little surprise like this. My work in progress piece from…

Tuesday, 12th

Being told to do what you like is a backhanded token of approval. Sort of – “do what you like but don’t say I didn’t warn you”. This is how it feels sometimes, but in a way if the same idea is persisting and won’t go away quietly, or any time soon, then perhaps it…

Sunday, 10th

Sundays are my favourite day of the week by far. Usually Sunday is the day I totally dedicate to work so that I am prepared for the following week. I finished off my studies and my Outlet painting – yay. I have just tried to sit down to do some drawing but my eyes are…