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"It’s the small pieces" Art Journal Page

Hello everyone.  How are you today?

Today, I am working on a piece of 6×6 inch watercolour cardstock from Ranger, which I am going to put in my ring bound 6×6 art journal. 346 more words


It’s a little known fact that men become grumpy when they’re hungry, but women stay calm and phone ahead to find pubs still serving food at 8.30 pm on Monday in the middle of Dark Durham. 286 more words

'Intertwined' series


Lately, I’ve loved to create this flowers intertwined with hands in various positions.

Products used:

Van Gogh watercolor pocket box,

Micron pigment ink in 0.1, 48 more words


Derwent Procolour Review part 2

In my first review for Procolour I was a bit unsure about them and so a little ‘on the fence’. I decided the small trial I gave them was unfair and so when I took the photo of a squirrel hogging the bird food I knew this was going to be a fairer test. 288 more words

Coloured Pencil

Derwent Procolour Pencils Review.

Hi all! And welcome to my first art product review..

Over the past week I have tried out Derwent’s Procolour coloured pencils. They were released last year (2017) and I think they are somewhere in between a wax based and oil based pencil. 1,002 more words


Creating mandalas - beyond the boundary

Mandalas and rules, do they exist?

Well, here’s the thing. I don’t classify myself as an expert at mandala drawing or colouring. What I do know is this: 447 more words

Sakura Pens

Grindle Barn - Peak District

Minton tiled floor Derwent village RC School. Upper Derwent Valley. Peak District National Park.

One of my favourite short walks in the Derwent Valley takes me from Derwent Dam, through what remains of Derwent village and up via an old packhorse route onto Derwent Edge. 749 more words

Peak District