Some More Creations

Here are the things I have created over the past two weeks. Some projects have taken more than one day to complete (and I’ve still got a couple on the go) but I have managed to do something creative every day. A dragon made of modelling clay.             A dress…

Art Every Day Month – Seven Days of Creation

On Monday, i just did a simple doodle: I was feeling a little more adventurous on Tuesday: This is a card that I made. It has a declaration about how I want to change my life and I decorated it with objects that are symbolic and meaningful to me.            …

Art Every Day Month

NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) is upon us again! Sign up now if you want to take up the challenge of writing a novel of 50,000 words during November. I did it last year and I found it really stressful. It is very hard work and needs a huge time commitment (which is difficult when…

What On Earth Is This?

I’ve been trying to create a fractal cow for a friend. I thought it would be impossible but I had a go anyway. One attempt looked like it had been squashed by a car (four legs splayed out) then I discovered an egg shape that I thought I might be able to manipulate to look…

Wax Painting

As promised yesterday, here is one of my wax paintings. I love doing them as they create beautiful textures on the card. They are made by melting wax onto a small iron (you can buy ones specially made for doing wax paintings) then smoothing it over a coated card. When you raise the iron, it…