100 Layers & a Manifesto


I wrote a manifesto! For reals! I was telling you yesterpost how I came to pick my project, how I'm exploring beyond my usual painting boundaries. How I'll manifest this challenge: For the 100 days from 3rd April to 15 July, I'm going to share my creative process. Some will be on Instagram (follow along on #100layersbymixy … Continue reading 100 Layers & a Manifesto

100 Days, 3 Whys.


100 Days, 3 Whys: By the time I noticed the hashtag #the100dayproject that kept bobbing up in my Instagram feed last summer, it was already well under way. I was intrigued...

100 lessons from 100 drawings


In no particular order, these are the realisations that accompanied this project. These were observations I heard over and over again in my thoughts, page after page... 

100 drawings: the closing pages.


“I try to create fantastic things, magical things, things like in a dream. The world needs more fantasy." ~ Salvador Dali.

100 drawings: almost full circle.


“Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were. But without it we go nowhere.." ~  Carl Sagan. 100 doodles from 100 photos in my phone. This is the last but one week of my extended summer project. The last steps of a marathon. I have mixed feelings about it ending ...

100 drawings: continuing the learning.


“Only that in you which is me can hear what I'm saying." ~  Ram Dass. 100 doodles from 100 photos in my phone. The story continues...

100 drawings: continuing the beginning.


100 doodles from 100 photos in my phone. The story continues:  It's past 100 days since I began this project now, but I'm going to see it through.. 

100 drawings: still beginning.


The more years I spend in this life, the more comfortable I am with being a beginner. I've been drawing since I was first able to grasp a pencil in one of my tiny uncoordinated mits. Some decades on, the coordination is improving, it's still a practice.. 

100 drawings: back on track


When I set out on this project, I was talking about it with some friends, I remember saying how 'it might not be 100 consecutive days, but I'm determined to see this through to the end".