day 12: 12 days of Twelvty


The 12 colors: 12 months project of 2017 plays back in the last 12 days of the year. Today:Yellow-Orange

day 1: 12 days of Twelvty


Over the last 12 days of the year I want to show you a glimpse of this project, beginning with.... Twelvty-One: Yellow

What 3 months of color looks like…


These are the art journal pages from the first three months of Twelvty: This is the story so far. January: Yellow https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ugBVkGX7JZA   When I look at these pages I'm whisked back the to adventures and explorations of the first month of this year long adventure. Using just one color brings out nuances and subtleties … Continue reading What 3 months of color looks like…

Happy Birthday!


(But more on that in a moment... first let me set the scene...) I was telling you about how TWELVTY has begun to take on a life of its own. It's just a few weeks into its year long life and it's not going the way I imagined... Instead of being the set of 12 individual colored … Continue reading Happy Birthday!

A Year Full of Color: Part One (& a gift)


Well hey there lovely friends! Guess what today is?  Today is the day I open the doors of my Etsy Shop!   To celebrate it's 10% of everything (excluding shipping) until the end of January! Use Coupon Code YELLOW10 🙂 As the TWELVTY month of yellow draws to a close the fruit of this color's makings will be going out into the … Continue reading A Year Full of Color: Part One (& a gift)

Dawn


This morning I launched my newest project - a year full of color - "TWELVTY" All as scheduled, 9am my time, so the early wee hours for the cross-pond recipients. Each month this year has it's own color: January is yellow, and it's flooding my thoughts. It's the sunrise of a new project.  The idea came to me just a … Continue reading Dawn

The more I look…


...the more I see. I was in London all day Saturday. A rainy grey day, the view from our second floor window crossed over a patch of garden to the grey stonework and concrete of the buildings opposite. These short December days barely get light and the wet and wind dulled out any colours. The only life on view from … Continue reading The more I look…

Yellow…


Twelvty begins in January 2017. It's a 12 month journey through 12 colours: exploring, experimenting, collaborating, painting, playing. Each month is dedicated to its own single color, and January is all about YELLOW. We start here... you wanna come along? It's going to be so much fun 🙂 Join up now only £144 for the whole year.   

New Season – New Art Journal


Maybe it's a throw back to school days, for me September has never lost that New-Beginning-y feel. This bit of year where the edges of summer and fall meet up, crossover a little, shimmy back and forth for a week or two before chillier times set in for proper. I love all the seasons, but I most enjoy the beginning … Continue reading New Season – New Art Journal

Color Collage


Who needs a bit of bright sunshiny colour to start their week off? I know I always do. Bring on the yellow! https://vimeo.com/184261587 Happy new week, all! (curious where this idea came from -- or where it could be leading to? well, it sprang from my 'take nine' class in the new 21 Secrets program. … Continue reading Color Collage