Category Archives: Papier Maiche

Not idle…

We have had a run of drab days – grey, grey, grey. They are not conducive to painting and I have not been able to get down to doing any painting for a long time – I shall have to … Continue reading

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Woolly apples…

A bowl of apples – not painted – I’m struggling with strawberries at the moment. Set up a bowl to paint and then ate the lot. British strawberries are just so tasty! And even the strawberries that I am growing … Continue reading

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Des pĂȘches…

It is often smells that transport us back to places or times. For me the smell of peaches whisks me back to France and our family summer holiday journey to the Spanish seaside, eating by the roadside at lunchtime, up … 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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