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Gameweek 1&2: And we are off...

Greetings sports fans and work-dodgers,

Apologies for missing the start of the season, I was away on my hols. And anyway, I’ve just returned and scanned the top of the Premiership and it seems my beloved Manchester United haven’t started the season yet either so I’m in good company. 384 more words

Fantasy Football

Frottage Beginnings


This mixed media painting began with frottage on suitable paper when I placed it over indentations at Lake Mungo and rubbed the surface with charcoal and graphite. 136 more words

Mixed Media

The Most Chivalrous Dirtbag (17/f)

I had recently turned 17 and was taking a bus downtown with my parents and three younger siblings.  It was the middle of summer and rush hour so everyone was packed onto the bus. 297 more words

Artwork with Frottage

Background for Underpainting

Stage 1

The frottage for this painting ( 98×120 cm)  is a technique which allows me to connect with the landscape. The place was Lake Mungo in NSW. 188 more words

Mixed Media


Ha! I had a blogging moment last night, wrote a post and it disappeared, the only evidence it ever existed (and I am not going crazy, thinking I had written one, but hadn’t) was the title. 739 more words

Art challenge #3 to #13 or : I am counting my art!

It’s a bit weird. The effect of the 101 art challenge: I am counting my art work! How many things did I make in June? And I am weighing it’s value: is it worthy of being mentioned here? 291 more words

Ex 17 A drawing with Textures

Arrange some objects with different surfaces in an interesting composition.  Using previous experiments in depicting texture, create the smooth, rough, irregular and patterned surfaces on the objects.’

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06 Using Texture