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…

Feeling Flat

I had thought that ending NaPoWriMo would feel liberating and that I would be able to write my blog easily and quickly, however, I miss the poems and I can’t think what I should write about!  It all feels a little boring so I thought I’d do a fractal instead.   🙂 I’ve called this…

Nostalgia – Toys

Today I thought I’d write about some of the toys from my childhood.  Funnily enough, when I was getting the shopping in the Co-op tonight, they were playing records from 1965 and mentioned the first toy on my list which is……. Spirograph – a geometric drawing toy that produced pretty, repeating patterns.  It was a…

Two of my fractals

I thought I would share a couple of my fractals with you today. The first one is called Sunset.  I think it looks like an aerial shot of a beach scene with a caravan site nearby and it makes me think of holidays I had as a child. This one is called Whirlpool.  It looks…