I've worked my socks off to make this as fabulous & fun as I can, I'm really proud how it's come together. So much so, if you don't think you're getting value for money by the end of the first segment, you can have your money back.
Yesterpost I showed you a black & white photo of a paint doodle and asked for guesses what the 'real' colors are. I kept you waiting longer than I intended, only cos sometimes the days gallop by and all of a sudden it's much later. So here we are, and here it is!
Color is an integral part to all types of creativity, it influences our moods and emotions, it's linked with memories, and it's everywhere! As we tune our eyes in to notice it, life becomes brighter and more vibrant.
Some lifetimes ago, a sixteen year old version of me failed to get the place in art school that she'd pinned all her early hopes to. Dismissed by the grown ups who'd repeatedly explained: 'being an artist isn't realistic' led to years floating adrift from my calling. (They were wrong. And this isn't what I do, I've come to realise, it's what I am)
A three ply art project in the making: This is my Inktober inspired Sketchbook Project for Twelvty 2018: Three ideas smooshed together between the covers of a 5 x 7 inch book which will be the springboard into a new adventure for next year. ........this is a story that began in July........ Part One: The … Continue reading a braid of ideas
Last year I had the great pleasure of producing an online class for 21 Secrets all about color. (If you know my art - you'll know this is my thing!) In the class I teach you how to make a really fun variation on a color wheel, using collage and mixed media painting techniques, to … Continue reading Flashback: Color, Color, Color!
This week I joined in the 21 day painting challenge from Dirtyfootprints Studio #21emBODY which runs up to the start of the new 21 Secrets release which is - you guessed it - called emBODY. Everyday there's a prompt. I love this kinda thing! Some direction to my art practice, no pressure, dip in and out … Continue reading embodying art
Today is the last day of the TWELVTY Prize Draw! Just sign up to my email list here and reply to the welcome email with the subject line "I'm In!" to enter and win A FREE year of TWELVTY! All that colourful loveliness! All for you! Winners will be notified tomorrow: Saturday 25th Feb. Good luck! (and I'll send … Continue reading Prize Draw 🙂
This week I'm giving away TWO FREE places in TWELVTY. TWELVTY is an adventure in color that runs all through 2017 where we explore the 12 colors of the color wheel one month at a time. In TWELVTY you get access to a wealth of delicious color resources, exclusive videos of my creative process every week, and can … Continue reading TWELVTY Prize Draw
Y’now I've been immersed in color for the last few months. Not my usual multi-colored chaos (although there’s no escaping that) – but a very specific niche of color – as I explore and examine the color wheel. It’s a project I played with a few years ago keeps returning to in one way or another. … Continue reading A life of its own…