Birds of all sorts are a bit of an artistic passion. Then there are hawks. I have no facility to keep a hawk here in the city, no experience and not much in the way of knowledge; but I have loved falconry ever since I was little. I have been lucky enough to go hunting…
We are taking part in Sherwood Art Week again next month. Tim is framing up photographs and I am felting miniatures and framing up larger pictures ready to go. It is a lot of fun making these. But we could do with a decent workshop.
The final picture has brewed for over a year, from the quick ink sketch to playing with Gouache. There is also a short attempt at words to go with it. With a flick of a wing feather, the raven threw the daylight up. He threw the all of it; the tightknit, rolled up, scrunched…
Playing with some ideas for a series of small drawings called the story collectors. It should fit with Hugin and Munin
Source: The Hedgespoken Winter Raffle
To get my pencils and paper out and finish telling the story.
Finally, the snow hare has found his pose. It has been a series of trials to see how he would end up.
is a slow process to paint
Things have been a bit chaotic over the last half term break. We moved around between two rooms, which for various reasons improved spaces for all of us. The result has been a semi dedicated studio space for me. The lighting in the room is not right yet, sadly this is room is on the…