As always, there has been lots of experimenting and some weeks are more enjoyable than others, but I have a go at them all. Our next media to explore is Pens - I am looking forward to that!
Saturday, 29 April 2023
Thursday, 20 April 2023
Apart from tulips there are some other rather lovely plants to celebrate in the garden. Above is Erythronium Pagoda - a 'dog's-tooth violet', although they aren't violets at all. The 'Dog's-tooth' bit comes for the shape of the bulb which looks a bit like a canine tooth. I have had these in the garden for many years and have loved seeing them...
Epimedium x versicolor Sulphureum (I think) was another one I have had for years. I thought I had lost it completely but it has reappeared, much to my delight.
Sunday, 16 April 2023
here) but they weren't as useful as I had thought because they require more space for the brushes to lie flat across them.
this video on Youtube ('Distressing paper to make fabric' on Kari's Mixed Media Art), I thought I would have a go. I shall probably use it to add texture to an art journal page or a tag.
Sunday, 9 April 2023
Monday, 3 April 2023
My little standard cherry is in full flower now and I am really enjoying the flowers. They don't last that long, but are a beautiful sight.