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Dragonfly Yunomi

Made from clay

1″ x 3 1/2″

Woodfired yunomi with a dragonfly detail made from a wax resist painting


Mordant pastes

The work I’m briefly describing here is an offshoot from a joint project. I have been researching mordant pastes (as taught by Michel Garcia) with a dyer friend; eventually we will write up our work because it isn’t yet finished. 298 more words


Watercolour, ink and wax

First class of the year. As always with Mark Kelland’s class, we learn new techniques. The problem is applying them out of the class. Today we looked at using candle wax as a resist. 93 more words

Improvising with Wax and Salt

This week’s Life Book lesson was a bonus, mini lesson with Alisa Burke all about using everyday things in our artwork.  I am a big fan of the “make do and mend” philosophy in all aspects of my life.   275 more words

Wildlife Art

Here is some old Wildlife Art I found sifting through the sediment of papers,
almost discarded over other endeavours.
But I did watch some riveting tutorials on Wildlife Art in the past weeks. 299 more words