Monthly Archives: December 2011

NEW DRAWING 2.


Once the blocking-out was completed, I began to add the detail in the ‘cool grey’ section. I chose cool greys because I’ve used them with great success in the past. I must admit however, that working on black paper was … Continue reading

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NEW DRAWING


Last week I went in search of some Canson pastel board, but I was unsuccessful and I decided to start a new drawing on a sheet of black paper (A3 size) from one of my Canson drawing pads. I’m not … Continue reading

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MARYBOROUGH


Last Tuesday we visited the town of Maryborough, about 40 klms from our cabin at Hervey Bay. What a delightful place! I would like to highlight two of the businesses we visited. WIDE BAY GALLERY 228 Adelaide Street One of … Continue reading

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A CHRISTMAS MESSAGE


What does Christmas mean to you? I recently read where a survey stated that 60% of Australians don’t know a Christian. This is a rather disturbing statistic and it’s been driven home to me well and truly while travelling down … Continue reading

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RECORDING AS YOU GO


I often take photos of my artwork at various stages of its development. I use it as a teaching tool on this blog, but I also find that it’s handy for myself in that it gives me a greater appreciation … Continue reading

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ROUND THE RAGGED ROCKS…


the ragged artist ran (and photographed madly). If you are a regular reader of this blog you will know that I am a ‘rockaholic’. Not all my work is about rocks, but a great deal is. Today I have posted … Continue reading

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GRUMPY OLD ARTIST 3.


This old house got so run down and grumpy, that it fell down and disappeared! WHY RETIRE? It never ceases to amaze me that when one retires after decades of service, no-one (from your workplace) wants to know you any … Continue reading

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