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How to Paint Animals (Part 1)

How to Paint Animals.

1. When starting a dog for example draw out the animal, checking for proportion until satisfied.

2. Begin the colouring with filling in all the dark tones. 109 more words

Wildlife Art

Ten (painting) days in December

As the final month of the year approached, and my urge to take a step back from the long, super-intense painting process of my bigger work took hold, I decided to do something extremely light-hearted as a countdown to Christmas – a sort of advent calendar of painting. 777 more words


the sunbather

I started this canvas years ago with a simple rhythmic red dot pattern.  I wasn’t “in love” with the first layer, so I chucked it in my closet silently vowing to finish it one day. 142 more words

A Few Steps Back...

Time really flies, especially when I get into the rhythm of weaving.  I fall into just the right state of calm focus and inspiration, and the colors and shapes flow from my fingers.  460 more words

Tapestry Weaving

Favorite Christmas Songs… Do You Hear What I Hear?

I’m working on a series of music videos for Christmas and I thought I would share them. Basically I am taking some of my favorite Christmas songs and interpreting them in new ways. 71 more words


Searching for meaning in the 21st century

The world as seen by human beings five hundred years ago was much clearer. There were empires, religions and cultures that created a simple definition of life for its citizens. 663 more words

Human Life