Wednesday, 30 October 2019

Happy Halloween!

I think this might look more like an apple than a pumpkin! (The crochet'd one that is!) - but winged it and enjoyed making it.

Thursday, 8 August 2019

Devon - Little Trip

Agatha Christie's House - Greenway

Thursday, 14 June 2018

Grant Wood - American Artist

 Grant Wood, known worldwide for this iconic painting - (apparently it's his sister and his dentist!) - Grant Wood was also a sculptor and man of many parts - he loved making things ..............

Grant Wood.jpg
Grant Wood - self-portrait
Born  in Iowa, USA 1891 and died in 1942

(have been watching Waldemar Januszczak's art programmes on BBC - excellent.)

Monday, 4 June 2018

just having fun .............



... made with drawing pins, and embellished with fineline pen


Photoshopped Collages

Original Collage

Monday, 2 April 2018

Gerhard Richter

Exploring Abstraction
Born in Dresden in 1932.
Gerhard Richter, Prague (2017).jpg
In 1983, Richter resettled from Düsseldorf to Cologne, where he still lives and works today

Monday, 19 March 2018

Drawing Pin Pictures

Foam Board
Coloured Drawing Pins
Fine Drawing Pen and some acrylics
the pinboard might also be fun to print with - but haven't tried it .... yet .......

Wednesday, 14 February 2018

Friday, 5 January 2018

Paintbox and Colour Chart

always a bit mucky to use when they get like this, but so photogenic!
found these pics on the internet somewhere - unfortunately they aren't mine :o(