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Waxing Lyrical for Batik

Several months ago I went to a taster workshop to try out the ancient art of Batik at Handprinted.net (www.handprinted.net) in Bognor Regis.  I came away with mixed feelings and although I did have a go back in my studio, … Continue reading

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The Summer Exhibition

June is upon us and that means it must be time for the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition.  It has been 7 years since I last visited the RA Summer Show and with all the hype that has been ramping up … Continue reading

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Art as a way of life

Moody skies behind Tate Modern I first became aware of Sonia Delaunay as an art student and it was her whole life approach to her work which I found appealing, so when I realised that Tate Modern were to be … Continue reading

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Art is not a mirror

First of all this is a milestone in blogging for me, this is my 200th post!  I have been waiting a while before making this post, as I wanted it to be a special one and as I have just … Continue reading

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Making a painting

Recently I have been getting back to where it all started for me artistically speaking and have been experimenting with a return to painting.  I have tried still life, landscapes, flowers and abstract work, but none of these really “floats … Continue reading

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