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New Beginnings and All That Jazz

New Beginnings and All That Jazz

What could be a better way of staring 2015 than by quoting Chicago? Actually I guess that depends on your opinion of that movie but I love it (back when RenĂ©e Zellweger had her original face and all) so I think it’s a great start to the year! This year I have numerous New Years(…)

Painting 101: Can You Tell What It Is Yet?

Painting 101: Can You Tell What It Is Yet?

As you might have seen in my post last week, I’ve started painting again. I’s hard to find the time, and I’m still very new to it all but I’ve had great fun having a go and painting some of my favourite Hollywood stars. I’d be intrigued to know whether you can tell who the(…)

My Secret Dreams of Lion Tamers, Artists and Showgirls

My Secret Dreams of Lion Tamers, Artists and Showgirls

Perhaps I’m experiencing a slight mid-life crisis. I’ve certainly struggled with the idea of turning 40 and I’ve been feeling pretty fed-up for the last week, so I’ve been re-assessing my life a little and I’ve realised I’m not doing a many of the things I really enjoy. It’s so easy to be busy all(…)

Sketching Sunday

Sketching Sunday

I wish I’d had a bit more time this weekend. I had so many things I wanted to do, and so many ideas but I’m guessing you know what it’s like, life just kind of gets in the way! What with being a mum, being a daughter, being a wife I only really got half(…)

Strictly Sketching Sunday

Strictly Sketching Sunday

I can’t tell you how nice it’s been today to have some free time to relax and do some sketching. I haven’t done any drawing for months, things have just been too busy, but I do enjoy it. I also find the costumes in Strictly Come Dancing really inspiring. Yes, they’re gaudy and covered in(…)