I’m really enjoying pastel art. It’s so quick and feels more natural than holding a brush. I’m learning all about coloured papers and the best quality pastels to use…. I love the colours and pigment the pastels give off!
Here is a selection of pastel artworks I’ve been working on. I’m teaching myself the use of pastels and it’s so much fun! Follow me on Instagram for daily updates
I’m doing a ‘just for fun’ painting challenge over the next few weeks under the title “what the cat saw….” in my own wee naïve art style. It will keep you amused and me too! I hope you enjoy my whimsical collection and please be patient with me as I build my brand. All mini paintingsContinue reading “100 painting challenge!”
The Ideal Home Show in Glasgow has now passed and was a big success! It was my first Ideal Home Show, but not the first time I’ve had a fair stand at the SECC – always a great venue. Over the 4 days, I displayed my large oversized artworks and some smaller pieces. I setContinue reading “The Ideal Home Show 2018, Glasgow”
“Creative talent is a gift. Its an amazing journey of the soul. But it comes at a price…” -unknown ha-that was a bit deep for a Thursday night huh! I’m feeling a bit deep this week as I plunge into the depths of what one might call ‘artists block’. The winds of creative ideas thatContinue reading “Artist block?”
I am sat on my sofa in the midst of a building site that is my new lovely house,drinking mulled wine tonight as I write this. Today was Grassmarket market day. Its March, and it’s rained all day. I’ve had fun however . I’m going to share what I’ve learned today as an amateur inContinue reading “Lessons learnt”