there is nothing more companionable than sitting in a beautiful spot, chatting, crafting and sketching together sharing photos and tiny tendrilly stone and wire sculptures and seeing how our different items sit together perched on 200 year old juniper still … Continue reading
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Tagged beach huts, flowers, Portland, sculpture, teasels
Glorious day to sit and create with a wonderful bunch of artists and and a perky little terrier ……..
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Tagged beach hut, light house, Portland, sketching, studio day, teasel, wire work
I have been playing with a bit of grass art again this time in grids last year we had a spiral, followed by waves I particularly like the patterns in the evening light Happy gardening!
After the slow business and concentration of learning the new skill of stone carving, Miss E thoroughly enjoyed working with clay and made this delightful leaping dolphin Exploring a familiar medium in a different way The dolphin was left to … Continue reading
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Tagged beach hut, clay, hand prints, Portland, printing, sculpture
Miss E (my 6 year old granddaughter) asked me if she could ‘do some art’ with Sarah at the Sculpture Hut and so I booked a session and off we went with our packed lunch and warm coats. E just … Continue reading
Yumsk! Those colours just make my heart sing! After a taxing week I was SO looking forward to Saturday’s Felt Making Workshop led by, local artist, Di Pattinson. There is something soothing and wonderful about a group of women crafting … Continue reading
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Tagged bright colours, Di Pattinson, Dorset, Dorset Arts Weeks, felt, felt making, felt making workshop, hot pink, Upwey, Upwey Potters, Upwey Wishing Well
A little sea sprite danced into the Abu Dhabi creative meanderings a frolic of shells! In emails from home I knew my daughter was having a challenging time with her amazingly creative, energetic, frolicsome, imaginative, demanding, mischievous trio of joyful … Continue reading