What are you looking for?
Series and Studies
October 21, 2015
2815 Views

Series and Studies

Just lately I’ve been trying to upscale my paintings from art journal pages to larger canvases- this is my current challenge- I might say, obsession. And discovery no.1 is that it’s not just painting the same but larger. As soon as brush hits canvas the voices begin….It’s scary! the decisions are endless and it’s impossible to […]

The Wandering Isles
October 13, 2015
1552 Views

The Wandering Isles

‘… and anon they spied land in the distance; islands, they were, the sea dotted with them. The Captain gave answer- for those islands that you see are not firm land- they shift about hither and thither and are therefore called the Wandering Isles…’ Making little books is comforting. They remind me of those little folded notes […]

The Journey
September 27, 2015
1930 Views

The Journey

“The stars began to burn through the sheets of clouds, and there was a new voice which you slowly recognized as your own”. Mary Oliver I read this poem around the same time as I was working on this little painty, pastel, hand bound book, and it seemed the two belonged together. Originally it was going […]

The Form of the Formless
November 16, 2014
2450 Views

The Form of the Formless

The form of the formless the image of the imageless… Stand before it and there is no beginning Follow it and there is no end. I don’t think Lao-Tzu wrote this specifically in regard to my art journal practice, but what a great reminder it is! If there is a clearer call to following an […]

November is Art Every Day Month
November 2, 2014
2685 Views

November is Art Every Day Month

For a few years now I’ve been participating in Art Every Day Month, which is ably and creatively hosted by Leah Piken Kolidas at Creative Every Day. It’s a challenge to us creative types to enjoy being accountable to something other than ourselves, for a change, in a  supportive and wholesome way. There’s no pressure, only […]

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 27 other subscribers

Follow on Bloglovin
LINKwithlove