When I first posted about art works using squirrels (I also included my own!) I was ignorant of a long history of squirrels being featured in art work, of humans’ obsessions with these little animals and keeping then as pets. … Continue reading
This gallery contains 4 photos.
The subject matter of beds seems to have broad attraction! A photographer friend, Cathy Cooper, https://cathycooper.photography, likes neatly made beds, so different from the images of the unmade beds in my previous bed post- those of Tracey Emin, Tammy Rae … Continue reading
Maurizio Cattelan I am intrigued by this 3D work of Maurizio Cattelan in which he has used a stuffed squirrel The use of actual animals in art rather than through artists’ depicting them using skill, or interpretation, has always … Continue reading
Bed Posts By chance I had been reading about artists have used unmade beds to illustrate their concepts. Initially I thought I would write about a few who had caught my attention, however, after a little further research I found … Continue reading
I keep my shopping receipts. I have a clear out occasionally and have thought about using them to make paper mache sculpture, perhaps one day!
For the past year I have been following ( physically) a course on Developing Fine Art Practice. I should have posted more about the course, as I have found it very helpful, but time is all!! Two thirds through the … Continue reading
my painting shown in the exhibition for the Sunday Times watercolour competition 2015