In the Autumn half term, My sister and niece, came up to visit for a few days. My niece was very keen to make a painting with her Arty Auntie. So we all camped to the cabin in the garden to work there. The result was the very charming 'Owl' with which my 10 year old niece was very please and with which may sister and I were very impressed. It was brilliant to work with her one to one and support exploring composition, colour, brush marks and line/edge and textual quality to g
In the Autumn half-term I helped to facilitate some 'dropping in and draw' sessions at Participate Contemporary ArtSpace, as part of the annual national event - The Big Draw. The two actives were: 'Human Spirograph' - Large scale, floor based drawing - exploring the range of the bodies movement and 'In a inner landscape' - Drawing landscapes based on dreams, memory or fantasy. It was great fun for all and something I look forward to doing again!