Monthly Archives: March 2013

…keeps the doctor away

My latest one-a-day (almost)  quick, watercolour painting. I seem to be buying fruit so that I can paint it! But it is a bit like a meditation, sitting with a cup of tea at the kitchen table and painting something close … Continue reading

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Orange trouvée…

Saturday am. Get up and go and get the newspaper. The only day we have a newspaper – it’s got a great general knowledge crossword that we do like to do after breakfast. I have a short walk through a … Continue reading

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One a day…

Got up early this weekend and had time for a quick cup of tea and to put another couple of layers of paper on two of my papier maiche bowls (see previous post)  and do a quick watercolour painting. These … Continue reading

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Just a load of bowls.

Waiting to be really inspired before I really get started on these but the bowls (5 of them) are finished and awaiting their fate. I have painted some of them with some gritty/chalky white paint which reminds me of shells… … Continue reading

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Bowled over…

Getting to love making papier maiche bowls… it’s a bit like meditation ripping the paper, mixing the glue, pasting the strips on, letting them dry and starting all over again. So far I’ve made 5 and will now have to … Continue reading

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