We are back to classes this week and I can smell the smoke as the brains get into gear and we we swop our brains from left to right to get them into painting mode. So why did my coffee turn pink? Send me your answer!
A new term, what will it bring? So far it looks like we will be painting with rain water when we start the next term next week? My tap water is curdling my paints! Often I am asked why a colour granulates when the information on the tube says it shouldn’t.Until recently I could not … Read more Water Rain – Rain Water
So much is going on, we’ve had another workshop, and some contributions are in the Gallery here I have a real life exhibition happening at The Granary, Weston Park, on the A5, and we are going on a virtual trip to Morocco. This was a visit to a place producing Argan Oil. Argan oil is a plant oil produced from … Read more What’s Happening in Weston Park and Morocco?
The website isn’t working on my phone! It is, I check it regularly on my Android phone, however we have a couple of BUTS! (See also FAQs for a synopsis of this) Phones aren’t really the best to view a website like this because you are looking at detailed images on a really small screen. … Read more Phone Displays
Bradley Village, Exhibition Yesterday we put up at exhibition- the first real in person since I cant remember when. So exciting to feel the buzz again. Come and visit, I will be demonstrating an extension of what we have done in face to face classes over the past 2 weeks. Bradley, nr Stafford, just off … Read more Big day today
Sue’s Autumn online watercolour class begins on 14th September. It is important to note that the videos are not available for download and are streamed using your internet connection. Resources, however, are downloadable. The Autumn Online Subscription Service is available for purchase now via the online shop. Payments may be paid by BACS, Cheque or … Read more Autumn 2021 Online Watercolour Video Service
This post may help to explain the changes being made as the classes that will held at venues in Bradley, Salt, Wedgwood and Weston return alongside the continuing online video based classes that are accessed via the Internet. Paying for a class at one of the venues will give you access to resources and information … Read more Watercolour Classes and Online Services
If you have not had an email from me – could you email me to let me know email@example.com I have sent the email about Boscobel House (which we are visiting tomorrow). I may have missed someone. For this reason I am sending it out in a blog. Previously I decided that I could not … Read more Oops – where did the summer go – an important notice
Mouse is now skating on thin ice. The noon-day canon firing was reintroduced at the end of WW2. Originally intended for sailors to set their time by.
Lampuki is the Maltese name for the dorado a kind of fish that migrates past the Maltese islands during the autumn. Feet in the sea which comes right up to the buildings, a pickup pulled up piled high with palm fronds. When one doesn’t know, you ask… Fishermen cut and gather the larger, lower fronds from palm trees which they then weave into large flat … Read more Mouse goes fishing