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This is a followup for last week.  Yes, I’m still on Star Wars/Carrie Fisher emotionally and I probably will be for a while.  At least these posts are pretty, right? 256 more words


Foundation Art and Design: What and Why

Now I’m not in a position where I can say that a Foundation course is THE definite route for aspiring artists and designers, nor am I aware of every single possibility and route to take before university, if that’s something that you’re thinking of, like me. 851 more words


Webb and the Zen of craft

I have been remiss in not having shared with readers, until now, the essays of Patrick Webb, the Charleston-based plaster craftsman and classicist, whom I met a couple of years ago at a TradArch conference hosted by the American College of the Building Arts in 2015. 573 more words

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The Fake Facades of Nervi

We have recently moved to Genoa, a beautiful old Italian city by the seaside, close to the Italian riviera and only two hours away from Niece. 613 more words


Embroidery Texture.

Looking into artists as part of my human form research I came across Sally Hewett.

She uses combinations of padding, embroidery and hoops to create various body parts. 198 more words

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Daily art - coffee with whipped cream and caramel

from Instagram: The final exercise in the @mariyakey coffee illustration class. I can practically taste the drizzles of caramel and whipped cream! #skillshare #watercolor #watercolorsketch #inkandwatercolor #pittpens #pendrawing #illustration http://ift.tt/2iCARcN

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