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‘Dragon Spiral’ – a poem
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Huge thanks to @PaigntonPoet for his poem about my ‘Dragon Spiral’ artwork. As I wrote in this previous blog post, this piece has been donated to this year’s Twitter Art Exhibit to raise funds for Art in Healthcare. My piece … Read More

Art in the Wild!
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Here’s a little round up of my art in the wild! The first piece is a mail art piece for the short film, ‘Dear Eduardo‘. The film’s makers put out a mail art call for envelopes to be used in … Read More

Tuesday Colour Inspiration: Memento Mori
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A Memento Mori found in Greyfriars Kirkyard in Edinburgh this weekend. If you like a bit of graveyard architecture (and graffiti!), then there’s more in the gallery at the bottom of this post. We were in Edinburgh to visit the … Read More

Get Creative: Hamsa / Hand of Fatima free colouring page download
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It’s 8th of May already and yet still extremely gloomy outside! So I thought a colouring download that could be coloured in lots of bright colours would be the order of the day. This illustration was originally hand drawn by … Read More

Tuesday Colour Inspiration: Abstract Watercolour Jug
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A fun abstract watercolour that I painted yesterday as a sample piece for tomorrow’s community art workshop. I don’t work with watercolour paints all that often as I prefer either watercolour pencils or acrylic paints, but I’m quite pleased with … Read More

#the100dayproject – a quarter of the way through
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Day 25 of #the100dayproject already! I’ve had so much fun experimenting with my Celtic knotwork over the past 3 and a bit weeks. Days 1 to 11 were spent creating a series of four different circular pieces based on the … Read More

Tuesday Colour Inspiration: Forget Me Nots
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My annual Forget-Me-Not post is here, which means spring has finally sprung up here on the hill! Fantastic! And this year they have seeded themselves in the allotment as well as the garden, which means double the amount of my … Read More

Tuesday Colour Inspiration: Buxton Penfold Postbox
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I love a Penfold postbox! The ornateness and form of them makes me very happy! You can find a list of the ones in the UK here. We have two in very close proximity, one in Beamish Museum and one … Read More

Get Creative: 6-fold Triquetra Celtic colouring page
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April’s free download is the result of the first couple of days of my #100daysofcelticknots project, and is a colouring page download of this 6-fold triquetra that I have drawn over the last three days. The final hand drawn version … Read More