10 books that will always be on my shelf – these have all had a huge effect on me in how I think, live my life and appreciate things. It was so hard to cull all of the possible choices down to 10 – but also fun. I had to be brutal and make hard choices. So here goes in no particular order – The Mayor … Continue reading My Top 10 Books
Most artists I know are devils for getting new art technique books. Books give us hope and inspiration and impetus! I have bought many, many books over the years and there are a few that I would never part with as they have become sacred to me. Below I share my 3 top go to art books; my bibles as I call them. As you … Continue reading What’s your Watercolour Bible?
Everyone doing something creative finds certain books help more than others. Some inspire you to action – to simply DO more, some show you how it could be to live your creative dream, others give you insight into a specific technique while others dispel myths and doubts which then allows you to progress with your creativity. Over the years these 6 books have done more … Continue reading 6 Of The Best – 6 Special Art Books that Changed my Life
I think whatever field you are in there are some pretty spot-on quotes that just manage to encapsulate what you feel about the process, the result and the feeling it is of whatever you are doing. Some major arty ones that have stuck with me over the last 20 years since I began my journey into art are above and I hope they may inspire … Continue reading Inspirational Quotes for Art – Got Your Own? Win a Notebook!