Author Archives: wendymanning

Painting Portland Bill – open studio co-operative effort

As part of the Spirit of Portland the Sculpture Hut was open to visitors with Stonechat providing a painting opportunity. Only a small task – to paint Portland Bill. In order to aid the process, and to inspire artists young an … Continue reading

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Is this art?

  This personalised work, working title ‘Wendy’s Washing’, is a variation on creative interventions in the landscape, but is it art? If so what makes it art?  The intention of the artist is subtly represented in the final work but unfortunately … Continue reading

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Visit to Cherry Orchard Farm

Visited Sarah and Ann at Venue 279 – wonderful setting for Sarah’s larger pieces – my heart ‘leapt’ to see Cassandra welcoming visitors (can’t believe no one’s gone off with her …yet). Stone Spirit and Lucy were very much in … Continue reading

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Yesterday’s half an hour sketch. Thought I’d try out watercolour pencils – the inspiration came from a quote by Hildegard von Bingen         Today’s one came from somewhere quite dark. I seem to have moved on from … Continue reading

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Continuing to doodle my life away …

Perhaps I should get out more ……?

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I’ve Caught a Doodle bug – hope it’s not explosive!

So far only using pencil but ….watch this space – I might become a ‘flatie’ after all

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Oo La La Hair Do’s

Fine head gear modelling

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