Fish in paper

If this is the first time you have visited this blog (hello!), you might be forgiven for thinking that I am writing about our famous British¬† ‘fish and chips’, which are served in white ‘newsprint’ paper, and originally in real newspaper. Actually no.¬† I have taken part in one of the yearly challenges, set by The Brooklyn Art Library. The prompt for this came from … Continue reading Fish in paper

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! We have snow here in Durham (UK) at the moment, which I love. and It reminds me of happy times skiing in Europe as a child: at midnight, fireworks let off in Alpine villages were wonderfully effective; the colours lit up the white peaks and the sound reverberated around the valley. I drew on those memories to do the watercolour painting above, … Continue reading Happy New Year!