March 20, 2015

NEW WORK

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This is a continuation on theme of “All the things I do not own’

I worked on this as an entry for the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, unfortunately I didn’t get through. Quite disappointed but these things happen and it will probably happen again at some stage – the rejection from a competition or exhibition.

January 7, 2015

Works To Buy

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I have three works which are framed and ready to go. If you are interested in purchasing one of these please send me an email to say which one and I will send you an invoice via PayPal. I ship worldwide so all are welcome.

1.Roses – £30

2.Girl – £35

3. Cuts ‘All the things in my bedroom’ – £50

December 6, 2014

Candid Arts Trust

IMG_0515 IMG_0517 IMG_0523 The two pieces of work that I have showing at the Angel Christmas Fair this weekend in Islington, hosted by Candid Arts Trust. So chuffed to be a part of this. Last day tomorrow so please head down if you are in the area and support all the fantastic artists and designer/makers.

Also, I am taking last minute commissions for christmas gifts if you would like to get in touch via email. As you can see above, I have done our Welsh dresser. If you have something similar which you would like me to create for you do contact me. x

September 3, 2014

Snip, Snip

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Hmmm, well these were supposed to be used as silhouette designs for a bench I’m painting but they looked pants and I don’t want to talk about it! 

I ended up turning them into a scene, I’m not that pleased with the layout but I’m happy with the doubling up to add further texture to the idea. 

Excited to be joining CAN later on in the month. Network of artists is the carmarthenshire area. Looking to try out some different styles so this should be of some help. You can check out a catalogue of some of the artists work here

Also, the work I entered into the summer exhibition in Narberth actually sold so I was incredibly pleased about that. Apparently they didn’t get as many people there as they would have liked but that is an issue with the gallery not promoting the event properly. 

Looking for some more competitions and freelance work now, if you know of any open call’s then please do leave a comment with details or email me. x

August 22, 2014

Texture and pattern

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There is currently no rhyme or reason behind the work i am doing. Trying to get back into the swing of things again after being absent for so long. Do you as an artist or creative person have long spells of doing nothing? Let me know. x

July 6, 2014

Summer Open Narberth

As you may have read on here, I entered three works into the Summer Open in Narberth in South Wales. The exhibition runs from the 5th to the 27th July so if you are in the area please go and support the artists at the Queens Hall Gallery. On the 22nd July, the works entered into the exhibition will be auctioned off. If you cannot attend the gallery please find details on how to bid and full list of works in this illustrated catalogue. Thank you

July 6, 2014

Scribbling…..and boutique bird houses?

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My dad had a mass of bird and bat boxes made so I nabbed a few and created some “art” on them. This is my fave though.

 

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Ah, scribbling with niamh.

June 29, 2014

Oriel Q Summer Exhibition

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June 24, 2014

Paper

 

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And because he’s awesome …Moss!

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June 19, 2014

Day 170 of Arsing About!

Arsing about:

1) messing about, being a fool
2) doing nothing in particular for a long time
“What have you been doing all day?”
“Arsing about.”

 

I like to think I fall into the latter category however I haven’t been completely rubbish, my sister and I have been discussing my career prospects. No, no don’t worry…its good news. We think that I am amply qualified to be a professional Marshmallow Ploper. What’s that you ask? Well i would be the one plopping  the marshmallows in your hot chocolate…YEP!

Anyway, when I haven’t been creating highly specialised jobs to apply for I’ve been trying to make myself feel better with creating little bits and bobs.

First I made a paper whisk:

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Nuff said really.

I’ve also discovered air drying clay which I’m not quite as excited about anymore as its actually really annoying to work with. I did get some nice jewellery out of it though, think they’d be better out of clay and the properly fired.

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