Sometimes I sit at my desk looking blankly around the room wondering what I’ll sketch next or pondering on my plans for the day, which usually involves drawing of some sort. I like to play around with my multitude of paints and palettes and test my colours out, but I can’t bare to bin my […]
For whatever reason my mind was active and although I went to bed and slept, I only slept for about an hour before I got up and stayed up. What often runs through my mind is the multitude of creative things I could be doing in way of sketching mostly. Staring into the Kitchen I […]
Of late I seem to find myself in a lot of medical waiting rooms . So what else is there to do but to sketch them, because the magazines are not only trashy but outdated anyway! ….you know the ones I mean. I often think, I’m so glad that I love sketching and that I […]
Happy Chinese New Year of the Goat!! Wishing you and your loved ones a happy, healthy and prosperous year!! I love Chinese lanterns, especially at Chinese New Year.
Love is all around!!
I’ve always wanted to go on a world tour and now my sketchbook has embarked on the journey before me! I belong to a few online sketch groups. And this particular sketch group decided that we would send our personal sketch books on an around the world artventunre. The Monkeys are here!!!…. I ended […]
It’s very rare that the dining table only has a box of tissues sitting on it. I often wonder why is that surfaces seem to fill up and have things piled up on it at home. What is the “stuff”? Why does it just sit there and how did it get there? And why is […]
From the time I began sketching on location or even before or just the mere thought of it, I’d always try to find or create the ultimate travel palette. It became my obsession (just like my obsession with hiking gear) . I explain how I made my first travel palette here. but I’ve moved on […]
A few weeks ago it was my birthday and my in laws bought me this beautiful sketchbook. I’m having a challenge with it though because it just seems too special to draw it. I feel I need to be a worthy artist to be drawing in this 🙂 Have you ever gotten precious with any […]
It’s the items and moments in everyday life that makes our lives. What do you notice around your home, your life that makes it YOUR life? Is it a book, a handle on a chest of draws, a paper lantern, and unfinished glass of coconut water, remote controls for the TV and stereo, or the […]