The Pottering Artist – A New Indie Magazine

Gentle Forays into Drawing, Painting and Life.  Join me as I refill my creative well. We will advance slowly, increasing awareness, developing perception, gathering art skills, deepening artistic vision and pottering along the way.  For those who value stillness, silence and slowness as an antidote to activity, noise and speed.   Here are a selection of images which I did to illustrate the various articles … Continue reading The Pottering Artist – A New Indie Magazine

How to paint a Christmas Wreath – Watercolour demo

If you are feeling Christmassy and want to paint a Christmas wreath then please have a go at this demo. It includes the old favourites of shiny and spiky holly leaves interwoven with the stark simplicity of mistletoe and punctuated with the star of the show – poinsettia. I used Arches hot pressed 90lb watercolour paper – unstretched – I just painted right onto it. … Continue reading How to paint a Christmas Wreath – Watercolour demo

Art Demo – Simple Rose Bud in Watercolour for Mum on Mother’s Day

I love pale pink and this delicate rose is a unique way to say happy Mother’s Day. If you are into making home-made gifts you could paint it and frame it or make a card out of it.                     Here we go.                   Paper is Arches Hot pressed … Continue reading Art Demo – Simple Rose Bud in Watercolour for Mum on Mother’s Day