In the Clouds II
New Tablet = Sketchy Time!

New Tablet = Sketchy Time!

Hello! Today my graphics tablet arrived! Very exciting so I have just been messing around on it and getting used to it. It is a lot easier to use than I anticipated. Here is a very sketchy, but completely digital fairy sketch that I’ve been just messing around with! You know when you get something …

Creative Cushions

Creative Cushions

Finally my cushion inserts arrived so I have been busy making some new cushion covers. I have decided to go with the envelope back, I tried poppers (what are they actually called I can’t remember!) but really the time it takes me to sew each on on I could have made about three envelope cushions! …

New Painting: Firefly

New Painting: Firefly

The other day I posted a sketch of a new fairy I had been drawing, after a lot of hard work here is the finished result: I have entitled it Firefly, this is one of the rare times I actually know exactly what I want the final painting to look like right from the start. …

Colourful Creative Cushions

Colourful Creative Cushions

Hello folks, Today I’ve been a busy pixie sewing away creating colourful cushions. They are larger than the last few I did, todays cushions measure 16″x16″. Now I don’t think they are good enough for to go on sale as I haven’t printed big enough images on them so they’ll just be the practise lot. …

Lavender Fairy

Lavender Fairy

Today I have been working on a new fairy and here she is: I used combined using watercolours and digital painting on Photoshop. I think the wings still need a bit of work but I haven’t posted anything in a few days so I thought I would do a quick update of what I have …

Infuriating Fairy!

Infuriating Fairy!

As usual I have been painting using watercolours, but you know when you have a week where everything you try to do just ends up going wrong? yes you say. Well that happened to me this week. I was feeling stressed out about it and just wanted to throw the painting through the window…I didn’t …

Mermaid Painting in Progress II

Mermaid Painting in Progress II

And then there was LAND and SEA…and a mermaid with an exceedingly long tail which the artist did not realise until it was too late as you will see! Wiggly paper, I don’t think I stretched the paper for this one very well. CURSED PAINTING. Sometimes they are just cursed until you discipline them into …