Category Art

A Bit of Sketching

When I wrote the other day about Tidy Creativity I mentioned that I’d bought a digital drawing pad. Things hadn’t been going that well with learning to use it. So I’ve decided to go back to basics and do a…

Lucy Sparrow

I’m going back to the Grayson’s Art Club exhibition that I visited recently in Bristol. It was such a rich source of inspiration. One of my favourite pieces was a clinical area accessorised with hundreds of felt bits and pieces…

Embrace the Shake

I am not the best of sketchers as this little drawing I did for Susan Yeate’s 30 day sketchbook challenge demonstrates. Still I found these little dancers pleasing in spite of their lack of realism and anatomical correctness. Somewhere along…

Museum Of The Moon

I’ve been wanting to see Luke Jerram’s ‘Museum of the Moon’ for some time. It’s been exhibited in a few South West cathedrals in the last year, all within relative spitting distance, but I kept missing it. The wacky idea…

Raboteurs de Parquet

For a little while I’ve been meaning to share one of my favourite pictures. It’s the ‘Les Raboteurs de Parquet’ by Gustav Caillebotte. In English that’s ‘The Parquet Planers’ according to Google Translate. Now I like that! The original hangs…