Monthly Archives: December 2012

I resolve….

So what are your New Year resolutions? Do you think it’s a waste of time, or do you make them, ticking each one in turn off your list as you achieve them with ease? It’s getting towards that time of … Continue reading

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Before and after

This year I have mostly been paintin’ dogs…. I seem to have ended up painting a fair few much loved pooches this year and thought it might be fun to put together the source photo and the finished painting – sort … Continue reading

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The Saturday Gallery

Instead of painting, I have been working on our new venture for 2013 – the Saturday Gallery. Nine artists, jewellerers, ceramicists and craftspeople are joining together to open a gallery in an empty shop in Peach Street, Wokingham. It’s the … Continue reading

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Limoncello for Caroline

A bit too late to make this for Christmas, but you could do it for New Year, or at least January when you need a bit of a pick-up. I love Limoncello – it is like capturing a little bit … Continue reading

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Owl in watercolour

First of all if you like owls go to this blog: http://owladay.wordpress.com/ Wow! My owls is a bit different, but I had such fun painting it that I wanted to share. I must thank Debra from http://paintmyphoto.ning.com for a wonderful source … Continue reading

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Cropping a picture

I am a great believer in a painting not being sacred. If, after you have finished, I think a bit isn’t working or the composition is off, then I reach for the scissors. This is the painting I did in … Continue reading

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‘Oh Liz! I nearly cried!’

‘Oh Liz! I nearly cried! You’ve captured her soul!’ Good reaction to Bobo painting *blushes modestly* http://wp.me/p14R2Z-V

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