It’s possible to see the workings of a writer’s mind through manuscripts of how they wrote – e.g. Mary Shelley drafting “Frankenstein”
Brooklyn Art Library keeps a collection of sketchbooks submitted by drawers/painters like yourself. You, yes you. They take them and exhibit them for you. Yes, you. Sign up by January 5th, 2018 for next year’s challenge. Send a sum of money to get a sketchbook sent to you, fill it, return. 2018 themes to chooseContinue reading “I want to be exhibited! if only…..”
If you’d like a guide in making a quilt, let me introduce you to “atree3”, (Margaret Fabrizio) a fascinating woman with a passion for quiltmaking and a sense of verve about living life. Lesson one: a couple of minutes with a camera moving about a bit much, but persevere – or jump to next videoContinue reading “Quilt making 101”
plenty of unspoken words in this classic film scene from “Casablanca”. Sighs is a fascinating topic, I found, as I accidentally switched on the radio on Monday in time to hear the 30 minute Radio 4 programme “The Sigh” by poet Imtiaz Dharker. http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b08578tw Particularly interesting to me was her interview with Naya Tsentourou (anContinue reading “A sigh is just a sigh…..”
Here’s a fun project. It’s not going to make great art, but looks like fun, and you can personalize the colours to make a picture to jazz up a wall space. Simple.