Always the Art Student

Like many roles in life I think when art is what you do or the way you make your living Рyou are the forever student. I will  never know everything (not even close!) And more importantly I always wish to be growing, expanding and pushing myself to learn. So...

Digging Deep and the Gift of Time

The last few weeks have been incredible in so many ways. I can’t think that I have put more hours or heart into anything as much as I have the current E-course and the rewards have been unexpected and soul-enriching. The connection with the students, the...

Working with pastels – colour and dust

I am loving working with pastels at the moment. I have used them briefly at various points over the years but have a renewed interest and love for them now. I spent the day a week or so ago (where is the time going?) and worked quite large – concentrating on...

Drawing from life ….

As ever, once I get busy with a project – I am a one trick pony. With my days and hours spent writing and planning my little heart out for my upcoming e-course, it seems that other things are more difficult to schedule in – like blogging, exercise and...