I am on a bit of a bird related wave right now. Browsing through the web I found these gorgeous paintings by a Plymouth (UK) based artist. Take a look, they are really good.

Taking a break and returning to old favourites

I am having a bit of a break from the enamel painting, just until the weekend anyway.  My default craft is needle felting as I can do this on and off without worrying about brushes, paints or solvents.  These little characters are for hanging on the tree this season.

Yesterday we took the boys to see The Tales of the Night, Michel Ocelot at our excellent local Indie Cinema.   (Click on the picture and you will see what a great place it is). The boys loved the stories and the way it was animated caught their imaginations.  Me, I was entranced.  As a…

What a way to have fun.

  Thanks the generosity and guidance of Clive Hicks-Jenkins I have just had lots of fun creating these.  I can see how Clive finds this process so addictive.  I have been drawing freehand so far, not quite ready to cut stencils yet.  If you fancy your own bespoke enamel ware for camping and cooking then…