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Linocut Printing by Primary 6

by TeacherLem Iglesias

Linocut printing is a fun activity to do but also very challenging. Since it involves the use of sharp carving tools (we call them gouges), its not recommended for very young kids. 800 more words

Art Project

Mermaid Maquette: Armature

My webcomic, Mermaid Music, is between chapters right now, and while the next one is under construction (I’m currently in scripting mode), I thought it was a good time to make some character maquettes for the next stage, as I’ll be introducing quite a few new characters in Chapter 2. 647 more words


In which "The Body Electric" opens, and I survive

Yes, I survived. The sleepless nights beforehand, the shaking hands, the matting, the framing, pulling my back at the mat cutter. The transport, the hanging and arranging and re-hanging. 187 more words


163 - Peonies

Realising that we’re only going to see my mother-in-law today, before she goes away for her birthday, I made this painting of peonies for her, late last night. 30 more words

1000 Drawings

Spring time poetry inspired watercolours, Hills Road Adult Ed. 11 May 2015

These watercolour paintings were inspired by Spring time themed writing or poetry.

With thanks to: Irene, George, Geoffrey, Fernando, Kelly, Tina and Catherine.

Beautiful paintings and really carefully mixed colours and the use of techniques, for example the wet on wet on the yellow and purple in the petals of the pansies. 42 more words

Art Classes

Portrait of the artist as a young woman

This year, I set myself a new goal – to master the art of portraiture – and so I set to it in the early weeks of January. 1,265 more words