Paintings

Sponging technique

Creatively I was unsatisfied with my cards so far as it was really just copying another card that existed, but they did help me learn the basics of card making. Now I was ready to try adding my painting passion onto my cards! I first started with an easy technique using sponges as i still…

Card making 101

Since I started running out of space to put my paintings, I started making cards. Obviously I threw myself into it the same way I do with any of my new interests, by buying a huge amount of material, then learning how to use it! Luckily I have a friend who is a professional card…

Painting Frenzy

Sorry I haven't written in a while but I have been painting up a storm! I now understand how "real" painters can be absorbed for hours just painting, painting and painting without eating or sleeping and surviving just on wine or other forms of alcohol (which obviously they did not consume with moderation...). Unlike those…

Learning to Paint

4th February 2016 I now understand the notion of letting emotions create your work! After reading some basics on Best Abstract Painting techniques I decide to be brave and start using paint brushes! (normal house painting brushes by the way!) I tried their beginner method, of painting my favourite colour on multiple canvas, then adding a…