Do you remember team building events? Heading off for a workshop together? It usually rained, there was always a challenge that involved scrambling through mud and an exercise in […]
When using pastels on Pastelmat paper it’s practically impossible to keep the background clean – which is probably why we all put a bit of a background behind our main […]
This week is mental health awareness week and this year the focus is on Kindness. It has inspired me to write this blog and talk about being kind to your mind.
Everyone CAN learn to draw! It is my belief that there is no right or wrong in art and here is why.
It’s a simple question really but so NOT at the same time, it involves a back story.
I often get asked ‘What is tone?’ so I thought I’d write some brief notes to see if it helps anyone.
I often get asked ‘How do you start to pick out colours to paint?’ So, I thought I’d write some notes on choosing colours to see if it helps anyone.
Today I’ll be talking about the differences, pro’s and con’s of velour paper and pastelmat paper.