Author Archives: diane gerrard

About diane gerrard

I am a visual artist and I work largely in painting and drawing.

Financial Planning!

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!

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Developing Fine Art practice

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

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Sunday Times Watercolour Exhibition 2015

my painting shown in the exhibition for the Sunday Times watercolour competition 2015

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Sunday Times watercolour exhibition

This painting has been accepted for the Sunday Time watercolour exhibition this September, and I am really pleased about that. click on the image to enlarge it.

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It’s been a long time….

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Hmm, it has been a long time since I posted. Well, my excuse is that just as my broken ankle and damaged tendon was healing, and my walking improving, I broke my wrist and vertebrae in another accident,  at the … Continue reading

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Watercolour winter sketch

As I did not go on the sketch crawl I tried out a watercolour sketch  of  a snowy, neighbour’s garden, as seen from my kitchen window. I am trying out using water colours straight, without  any pencil or pen drawing … Continue reading

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New studio

I finally made it to my new studio  last week  and set up for the first time.  It is small but perfectly formed for my needs. The light is very good and I have it all to myself – I … Continue reading

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