This Week’s Art

This week has seen a lot of art being made:) Tuesday daytime¬†– I was teaching my Art Spirit Painter’s Group how to paint a tall ship Tuesday evening I was doing a watercolour horse demonstration to Sully Art Group Friday afternoon was spent with my growing Tonteg Art Spirit Painter’s group where we painted a Moroccan doorway and on Saturday morning I gave a one … Continue reading This Week’s Art

Sky’s the Limit – Watercolour Workshop

I spent a fun day working with a new student called Allan yesterday. We covered watercolour basics as Allan wanted a refresher after many years away from painting and so we chatted about paper weights and types, tube paints versus pan paints and the value of having a place to leave all your painting gear out so that you can go to it whenever you … Continue reading Sky’s the Limit – Watercolour Workshop

Art Blossoms Painting Days in Pontypridd – Autumn Programme Out Now

For those who want to get to grips with the wonderful medium of watercolour I am pleased to announce my Autumn Painting Days Programme for 2013. A range of subjects is available and suitable for all levels. Even if you don’t draw you can still come and revel in painting as drawing outlines can be provided for you. Take a look at my programme (double … Continue reading Art Blossoms Painting Days in Pontypridd – Autumn Programme Out Now

Judith gets herself a watercolour shopping list

I met Judith Whately many years ago on the recommendation of my friend Anne who had trained with her to become a Reflexologist. I too had wanted to follow this path and so was very excited to discover that Judith was still running the Academy for Combined Reflexology and that there was 1 space left for the next intake. I studied with Judith and finally … Continue reading Judith gets herself a watercolour shopping list

Treat yourself to some art supplies!

Why not!? It’s an investment in yourself to get some new gear and supplies now and then. As I am teaching a lot now I have a perfect reason to go paint and equipment shopping! Top of my list this month was to treat myself to 2 brand spanking new Frank Webb watercolour palettes. My fist one bought 20 years ago is still in use … Continue reading Treat yourself to some art supplies!

Helen’s Painting Day in the Garden Village

Picture a perfect summer’s day – patio doors opening onto a lovely lush lawn with fruit-laden apple-tree in Rhiwbina Garden Village and you have the scene set for my friend Helen and I to spend the day watercolouring. Helen is a Homeopath and Reflexologist and has longed to try out watercolour. Enter me! After finally fixing a window of opportunity (always so difficult with people’s … Continue reading Helen’s Painting Day in the Garden Village

An Art Blossoms Morning with Pencoed’s Kestral Art Group

What a fun morning we ladies had down at the Woodlands pavilion yesterday. Situated in Pencoed just outside Bridgend in South Wales the low level building is surrounded by lush mature shrubs and trees and wide open green spaces making it a gorgeous location to come for a morning of watercolour. Below are some photos of artists in action! The day was boiling hot but … Continue reading An Art Blossoms Morning with Pencoed’s Kestral Art Group

Art Blossoms Painting Days in Pontypridd – new for Spring/Summer 2013

For those who are mesmerised by colour, paintings, paints and paper and would love to have a day being totally immersed in watercolour I would like to announce my new Art Blossoms Painting Days. I will be running regular watercolour tuition days from May through to the end of August in my home here in Pontypridd, South Wales. Full and half-days available now – ¬£45 … Continue reading Art Blossoms Painting Days in Pontypridd – new for Spring/Summer 2013