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Aventures of the Masked Canary

Making an exhibition of yourself

To exhibit or not? A question that probably passes through the minds of many people practising art. For me, it was a right of passage as an artist. It was … Continue reading

February 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Creativity begins at home

With all the rain that we’ve had lately I’ve got to thinking about making the most of staying indoors and being creative at home.¬† Wherever I’ve lived – ¬†from tiny … Continue reading

February 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

My BIG, FAT, carbon footprint

It will probably take me a few lifetimes to cut my BIG, FAT, carbon footprint. Having previously worked in the airline industry and having “meeted and greeted” gazillions of passengers, … Continue reading

February 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Rain, rain, go away

  Rain, rain go away, come again another day. If only! It really does seem to be quite unrelenting at the moment here in the South East of England. I’m … Continue reading

February 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

It’s not just a wooden gate

It’s not just a wooden gate, it’s a wash of yellow ochre, burnt sienna and a touch of lime green. Just back from a painting class I was happy to … Continue reading

February 7, 2014 · Leave a comment