Tag Archives: irish art

Double Delight

Hi Everyone, I would like to start today by saying thank you to all the people who welcomed me back. The warmth of well wishes truly surprised me. Today’s piece I began in early November. The thinking was to give it to a … Continue reading

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Hi, Today’s post is for anyone who may  feel that they have hit a road block in their creativity. This piece is my first ever attempt to paint in the Bob Ross style. I had reached the stage in my life where … Continue reading

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Hi, Hope you are having a good weekend. Today’s painting was created using a very limited palette of only 4 colours (good for a very limited budget!). There was no real plan in mind, I just began painting, another experiment… Although … Continue reading

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Carving Compassion

Today’s piece is one of the Buddha hand-carved  slates on Mirror with a candle plinth at his feet. The plinth is carved in the design of the  Celtic Spiral of Life, which for me balances the piece well. The photo, … Continue reading

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“Let’s Get Crazy!” – A Homage to Bob

Hi, today’s post is of a personal favourite, I call it “Bob”. It is dedicated to the renowned artist Bob Ross (R.I.P.) who is right up there in my top 5 best people ever. It is an expression of my … Continue reading

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Artistic Appetites – Paint Needs to be Eaten

Thanks for all your responses to my blog this week. I’m really happy. Today’s masterpiece (ha, ha, ha!) Paint Needs to be Eaten began as an experiment with my hopes of exploring abstract. Half way through, I was focusing on … Continue reading

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Past Portrait

Thank you to all you who have started to follow my blog. Here is today’s offering “Past Portrait”  an oil on slate. A few years ago I was asked to take part in a play, the posters for which had … Continue reading

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