Monthly Archives: October 2013

Heavy is the head…

Originally posted on Not So Great Dictator Speaks With Words:
The Golden Badger of Wrexham (AKA Torok the Elder), Adam Jones  and Karen Fremp sat at one end of a very long table. The Rt HonCarwyn Jones AM First Minister of Wales sat at the other…

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Leaf painting giveaway!

Originally posted on Anne Lawson:
Read on to find out how to win this leaf painting……. I have been busy painting a new subject — leaves. More specifically, gum leaves, or maybe you call them eucalyptus leaves. When alive on…

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Loretta Lux (1969, German)

I love the weird work of Loretta Lux.

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Altrincham Arts Festival

Carole Evans was born and brought up in Altrincham before leaving for Uni. Visiting the town to see her parents over the succeeding years allowed her to see the degeneration of her hometown. Being a photographer she started to record … Continue reading

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Origins At Nexus

Last Monday night the Management and I went to Nexus Art Café in the Northern Quarter of Manchester for the opening of Origins, an exhibition in which I have two pieces. It was the lowest key opening I have ever … Continue reading

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It’s Bobbins!

I’ve been struggling with the current module for my OCA Drawing Course which I’ve nicknamed ‘Colouring in Cabbages’. It feels that it is just drawing fruit in pencil. So last Monday I went to one of Tom Smith’s Enjoy Learning … Continue reading

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Neo:Graduates Show

This afternoon I went to the opening of the new exhibition at neo:gallery in the Market Place in Bolton. It is the first neo:graduates show they have held. They received about two hundred submissions from recent graduates (both BA and … Continue reading

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