Monthly Archives: March 2016

Oh! You Pretty Things

Three weeks ago I wrote  “I Do” – Art Relationships.  The post was about committing to creative endeavours generally and to this drawing in particular.  I admit that I began the drawing with no idea how I was going to pull it off – … Continue reading

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Caran d’Ache Open Stock in Australia

I have just found a shop in Sydney which sells open stock of all Caran d’Ache coloured pencils including the gorgeous Luminance.  The staff told me that they are Australia’s biggest stockists of Caran d’Ache art materials and that they post … Continue reading

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Pencil Impressions

Blurry, soft-focus.  Blunt leads, light touch.  An alternative way of thinking with coloured pencils. These five drawings are from the last couple of months.  To see other drawings in this category, please visit my permanent page, Subject 3:  Coloured Pencil … Continue reading

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“I Do” – Art Relationships

It occurs to me that one doesn’t only form relationships with people.  Emotional investments (commitments) are made with each piece of art one creates.  “Am I ready to do this?  How much energy do I have?  Do I believe in this idea? … Continue reading

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Jewels of Kyoto in Perth

On Saturday 27th February there was an event in the city of Perth.  It was the Perth Japan Festival 2016.  Artists and performers were brought over from Japan.  The crème de la crème were Maiko and Geiko from Gion Higashi…”Jewels … Continue reading

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