mixed media art

Tag: whimsical girls

art journaling – revisiting a favourite

art journaling – revisiting a favourite

I’ve been looking back at my 2014 dreams journal today, and fell back in love with this American Indian girl who appeared as if by magic. I didn’t plan to paint an indian. I’ve learnt to avoid planning to paint anything in particular, because it makes me […]

Princess Lost, my painting process

Princess Lost, my painting process

This is a painting that really had me stumped for a while there. I actually put her aside for a couple of months in the end, because I just couldn’t see whether she was done yet. And then I came across her last week and […]

“She Blooms by Moonlight” – my painting process

“She Blooms by Moonlight” – my painting process

At Wonderhubby’s work Christmas party in December last year, I fell in love with the colours of the paper crowns from the festive Christmas crackers. I could just see them as part of a painting, so I (fairly) discreetly gathered up as many as I […]

29 faces, three, four, five

29 faces, three, four, five

I’m still behind – no surprise there! – but slowly catching up. This adorable little fellow was face #3, painted on a 4x4in canvas panel. He just looked so sad and hungry with his bib tied around his neck, all ready for dinner! And he […]

29 Faces, one and two

29 Faces, one and two

I forgot to mention earlier that I’m taking part in Ayala‘s 29 Faces challenge this month! The idea is to create a face each day for 29 days and it’s amazing to see the improvement in people’s work during that time! I’m a little behind […]