"Artists often avoid the saccharin sentimentality of the pretty, but what results is frequently a fear of beauty. There is virtue in beauty. It has the power to transcend the mire of the world in…Continue
Hello all,I was looking at light bulbs in the local hardware store today and realised that with the advent of all the eco-friendly lights (fluro) that it's not that easy to get colourless light. I…Continue
I just read an interesting article written in response to Amy Whitehouse's death. It challenges the glorification of the whole tortured artist in a very interesting way. Would be interested to hear…Continue
Thanks for visiting my page. I am a wannabe writer and artist who likes to play with colour.
I am widowed with two young children and am currently home-schooling my son while he recovers from the trauma of losing his father so suddenly.
I have started to experiment with Acrylics and love the versatility of this medium. Being a recovering perfectionist, I am inspired by artists like Gary and Nikko who work so freely and intuitively. So I am trying to cut loose a bit and just play without being too precious about what I produce.
I love the inspiration and ideas that I find here, and am like a kid in a lolly shop -- wanting to try everything!
I enjoyed this show. It was informative in a cynical, tongue-in-cheek kind of way.