Is your glass half full or half empty?
Is your glass half full or half empty? I was talking to a friend about this recently and she commented that I always seem to be very chipper and happy. This isn’t too far from the truth but it doesn’t come naturally and I have to work at it, every single day. I’d rather ‘appear’ […]
Do you ever feel stuck with your art and just can’t get going?
Do you ever feel stuck with your art and just can’t get going? Well, if you do please read on. It’s been a hard 12 months for most people but as an artist I feel incredibly lucky that I have my creativity to keep me busy and occupied. I’m happy in my own space and […]
Art – with Trash – Making Treasure
Art – with Trash – Making Treasure I’ve always been a magpie, collecting ‘stuff’ that might come in useful one day. Everything from bits of ribbon, fabric scraps, broken china (handy for a still life painting), wrapping paper, news papers, bubble wrap, cardboard…….I can’t walk past billboard posters without trying to pick a little bit […]
Am I Mad trying to Draw Dancers that are Moving?
Am I Mad trying to Draw Dancers that are Moving? I ask myself this question every time I arrive at a Bodies In Motion session! These are in essence, rehearsals for a dynamic, and energetic young group of dancers called The Luke Brown Dance Company. The sessions are held in large school assembly rooms, village […]