A Year of Art

I suppose I’ve had a fairly prolific year when it comes to painting. We’re almost at the end of 2019, and despite having six paintings in various stages of completion, I have managed to produce fifteen finished pieces this year. Six watercolours and nine oil paintings, not including the flurry of smaller watercolour sketches I’ve […]

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Inky Poppies – The Zen of Art

Before you get too excited this is not going to be a deeply philosophical post on the subject of Zen and art. Apparently the concept of Zen says we should all be ok without the prerequisite waffle that often accompanies art. Frankly, my own opinion has always been that if something appeals to me then […]

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Sunflowers – Oil on Canvas

I’ve had a headache for the best part of a week and a bit now. Bill, my husband, suggested on Sunday that I do an impromptu painting by way of generating endorphins in the hope that said headache would be knocked on the head, didn’t work all that well, but I did produce another painting. […]

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