Work In Slow Progress

The latest update for my friends in Holland I have discovered the limitations of winter daylight hours! It's hard to draw when you can't see! I'm sure some number of years ago it might have mattered less...and it's not as... Continue Reading →

back to the drawing board

So much seems to have happened in just a few days. I'm already well and truly into my 'take on insane amounts of projects and see which ones I nearly kill myself trying to do' stage. Luckily something in me... Continue Reading →


Learn, support, hold, change, Love, hope, expand, bless, applaud, create, Love, witness, grow, gift. This week has been a blur of screens...blogging, tailcast, hotel details, flight details and homework! Most days this week the lappy and the computer have been... Continue Reading →

Cider, Sunshine, and a Smile

Today has made this week seem very busy and big. I finally caved and re-arranged our bedroom to make studio? space this week. I had resisted to avoid having any kind of work sensation in the bedroom. Historically I'm quite... Continue Reading →

Taken over

Our lives have been somewhat hi-jacked by portrait drawing...I'm missing spending time browsing blogs! And writing in my own!   I also use the computer a fair bit during the portrait process, scanning the work in to compare side by... Continue Reading →

Feeling amazed

So I've finally finished and scanned in Z's pics as best I can. I'm surprised and happy with the results. Z's dad was here today and made a comment about me only just discovering I could do this, that something... Continue Reading →


Portraits are enticing and exasperating...I want to capture, and communicate, and show this amazing beauty...and I feel like I'm making wobbly, wonky muddy drab to how anyone does this for pleasure I'm a touch unsure. Mind you it's pleasurable... Continue Reading →

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