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100 Days of Summer

Who says summer is a time for kicking back and relaxing? In the online artsy world, summer challenges abound. A painting a day sounded too big and daunting. 293 more words

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Day 18 (posted on Day 19) of 50: Breathing

Something about the rain. Yesterday was a wash in terms of art making.

Well, OK, I have to give myself credit for the following:

1. I put my finger on some resentment I have been carrying around. 234 more words


53 Million Artists Workshop in Leicester

53 Million Artists delivered its first public workshop in Leicester on the 7th June as part of the local ‘Art Beat’ Festival. In conjunction with a range of other activities that comprised the festival programme, we held in a drop-in session for local people to try their hand at making something and to inform them about our campaign. 473 more words

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Sketchbook Overview

‘Sketchbook’ is the research platform accompanying the 53 Million Artists movement. We will be posting research pieces, articles, literature, background to the project, events and other information to build a conversation on creativity and the arts in the UK. 158 more words

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Creative Process(ing) 12

My picture book idea has evolved into several short draft pieces. I fit them together like little puzzle pieces, but that is not satisfactory to me. 42 more words

Day 3 of 50: Today's Work

Gotta pace myself. I don’t have a set approach to painting…I am constantly trying new materials, new ideas, new ways of starting.  So it’s a brand new creative process each day. 194 more words


What do you want from me?

That’s a funny title for a blog post, isn’t it?

I’m planning out the second half of the year as a quilter and a blogger so I would really love to hear what you, as the reader, what from me?   232 more words