With some places left on the next workshop which is on Saturday (25th June) and class work to prep I have been otherwise occupied.
If the art of pottery is a slow dance between the earth and the potters hand – then the art of painting must be seen as a dance between the brush and the hand of the artist. Far away in the north of South Africa, close to the town that was once Louis Trichart, is … Read more The Slow Dance of a Pot
Cupcakes, teacups and teapots all filtered and flittered into and out of my brain. And then it came to me, red, white and blue let’s go with soldiers, and so Sue’s Jubilee troop began. And I took the idea to my watercolour class at Bradley. Watercolour techniques make this painting work. If you would like … Read more The Jubilee
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
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.
A Date for your diary – Wed 25 August 21 The long promised painting day out to Boscobel House: This is an informal day for us to emerse outselves in our passion – getting ready for being back in class for September. I am planning to spend most of the day here, however it is … Read more Mouse Angelo is off to Boscobel House
Welcome to my introduction for the forthcoming event in Corsica. Based in Algajola on the north west coast of Corsica for 6 days. We start and end the day painting/drawing. A mixture of painting sessions and free time to sightsee or relax is the plan. Mountains, sea, buildings, people, the list of possible subjects is … Read more Corsica 2019