This week I’ve had two lovely things happen. My range of Alison’s Ark watercolour cards that are under license with Museums & Galleries Collection are now in 2018 calendar form! I am delighted to know that they are going to be sold UK-wide at W H Smiths and other outlets. 2. A batch of 20 hand drawn ink dog cards that I did have been … Continue reading A Few Bits of Lovely News
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
For anyone living in the South Wales area (or beyond!) I am pleased to announce my next watercolour workshop programme starting in January 2014. You will find a selection of painting days to choose from – all suitable for beginners and up – which will equip you with the fundamental watercolour techniques to improve your painting and have more fun with it. My workshops have … Continue reading Art Blossoms Painting Days – Spring 2014 Programme Now Out!
On Thursday I had the company of 3 lovely ladies from Pentyrch Art Society. Barbara, Charmian and Carol came over to me for an animal magic watercolour workshop. We had a fun and full day getting to grips with mastering layering washes and me trying to stop Carol sneakily using her tube of white gouache in her work! With Christmas coming up they had requested … Continue reading Animal Magic Art Blossoms Painting Day
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
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
Come with me on my usual morning spin with my two JRT’s Dotty and Tilly. It’s a lovely, easy walk straight up into a wooded lane with a stream and up onto gently rolling farmland. I do this walk when I want peace and quiet as it is very seldom used by anyone else – except the odd dog walker and we don’t mind those. … Continue reading All in a morning’s walk
If you fancy getting into the Jubilee spirit why not don one of my British Bulldog Patriot T-shirts or wrap your iphone/ipod/laptop in a suitably regal skin or case? For more clothing click here – and See my iphone/ipad/laptop Jubilee animals here Continue reading Jubilee Gifts and Treats!
Aha! I see you are reading on! Well down in the basement of the Student’s Union at the University of Glamorgan on Wednesday there were a lot of goings on. Firstly an art/craft and business fair with local women entrepreneurs showing and selling their products. Then there were visiting speakers including Cheryl Bass who gave a great talk about I am Woman – an organisation which … Continue reading What went on in the basement!