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Paintmaking Workshop

I am holding a paintmaking workshop on Saturday 23rd June.  If you are interested please book at the gallery to reserve a place.

We are also holding two other workshops to accompany the exhibition LOCALity now on show at Arts in Oxford, North Canterbury.

Make a Set of Shimmery Fashion ATC Cards

by Elina Stromberg

Whenever I just want to play with my stamps and don’t have enough time to make an entire art journal page, I create artist trading cards. 344 more words


Walnut ink drawing

Sketching with a Brause 66EF nib

I was inspired by our walk Sunday through Wekiva Springs State Park where the vegetation was showing much decay from the frosts we have had this winter. 108 more words


A sheet full of i's.

My Arm. My elbow. OMG. I have no idea why my arm usually ends up hurting while practicing. It’s probably due to bad form. I should look into that. 234 more words


Scratching the itch.

It’s been over a year since I last practiced some calligraphy. For the past couple of days I’ve been wanting to pick up my pen and ink but never got around to it (honestly I was just being lazy and eating too much chocolate cake). 103 more words


making walnut ink!

This may not look like much but it’s the start of making a new batch of walnut ink. I made the last one around 10 years ago and it ran out this year. 240 more words

Stuff We Do

Learning Spencerian, Continued

Day 2 

Day 2 of Spencerian practice had me still slumping my hand over toward the right, wrist finding the table. As I worked, I began taking notes. 812 more words