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An insight into the artist.

So I got myself a day job….

Some of you may be surprised that I don't earn a wage from my art - crazy, I know, right.... My art is sort of a hobby that pays for itself and while this has been awesome and definitely helps with the motivation, it certainly isn't bringing home the proverbial bacon....

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A Mountain of Stars…

Opening night for A Mountain of Stars was two nights ago... Oh man!  I had the best night! I felt like a celebrity! I am so grateful that so many lovely people came to see my work. And even more humbling is that my work touched people enough that they wanted to own...

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4 weeks to go!

Right .... 4 weeks .... First ever solo exhibition .... Do I start panicking now?! I keep coming up with ideas for new pieces... write them down ... I fantasize about what they will look like framed ... framing jobs get started Monday ... Freaking out that I haven't...

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Thought you might be interested…

So - I am going away for a few weeks... naturally this means that there is packing to be done.  I was going to take one of my favourite shirts with me but as the kids pointed out it is getting a bit worse for wear... So I did what any normal person would do a couple...

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And Time Marches On…

Well - what happened there? I blinked and it's March already! So far I have already completed four pieces for my planned solo exhibition.  I entered two into a competition,  (didn't win anything but that wasn't the point of it), and have created another two pieces for...

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A Healthy Obsession…

I am delving deeper into an obsession and developing my solo exhibition ideas. It is very exciting to be thinking about this - I hadn't realised how much fun it would be to create a large body of work based around a central theme. In the past I have normally only done...

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