Monthly Archives: November 2015

Aches and pains! Wind and rain! ‘It wasn’t me!’ Watercolour dog finished

So this sums up my weekend, the weather was horrid. I managed to ride on Saturday, which was great. Visited a charity fundraising Christmas boutique, full of amazing gifts, all put together by a talented lady, where all sales are … Continue reading

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‘skedaddle’watercolour hare

Finished painting, paint brushes down. The third of my unfinished four! This is ‘skedaddle’ watercolour hare.

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‘Wookie’my giant watercolour hare

This is ‘Wookie’my largest watercolour I have done to date. He is painted on A2 mountboard, which I then painted with clear gesso. This started as an experiment, testing which items I could use watercolour on, after priming with clear … Continue reading

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Pastel/charcoal Lusitano, ‘liberdade’ meaning freedom

Today I finished my pastel picture, a Lusitano free schooling, called ‘liberdade’ which means freedom. I attended a kiln glass workshop yesterday, which was great fun, and very informative. In the hope I may do some glass work with the … Continue reading

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Back to work, week of painting and riding ends

So my week holiday has come to an end, not the best week for riding, -rain and cold, I did at least ride in the school on the odd day. Lots of painting though, the benefits of bad weather, and … Continue reading

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Wishing it ‘bee’ summer!

Today when I woke, I wished I lived in a hot country…..It is so cold, I had a lovely ride on Woody today, and for the first time there was ice on the puddles in the new forest, he smashed … Continue reading

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Figure ‘lady grey’ Indian ink and brusho

Today was a washout, instead of riding I visited a little gallery in Romsey, Hampshire, called Rums Egg. Artist that exhibit are local- ish to the area, and there is a huge variety of arts, from paintings of different media, … Continue reading

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