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Author’s Dilemma


Author’s Dilemma In Appreciation of My Blogging Friends Oh! What am I doing? I swore I never would Broadcast my whole life in sight of every hood. “You’ll be taking a risk,” So everybody said. “They’ll know about you,” They’re … Continue reading

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Painting Just for Fun


Painting for Fun Painting is a great way to relax, rid yourself of stress, and have fun all at the same time. It doesn’t matter if you can’t draw a straight line and you feel absolutely hopeless. This little exercise … Continue reading

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The ‘Written Acts of Kindness Reward’ Nomination 3


The ‘Written Acts of Kindness Award’ My third nomination for this award goes to the lovely, unassuming Marian Beaman, who describes herself  as a former plain girl who’s now turning fancy. I’m indebted to Marian who has always supported my posts by frequently commenting … Continue reading

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Original Acrylic Painting, Fishing in the Gambia


I’ve tried several times to take a picture of this painting. I framed it under glass so it always reflected a light or shadows. This time I took it out of the frame before taking the photo, but it still … Continue reading

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Does This Sound Familiar?


I couldn’t resist reblogging this from  

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Original Acrylic Painting of an Old English Country Cottage


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Let’s Start a Bloggers’ International “Be Kind to Each Other Group”.


  Bekindteachorg It seems to me that bloggers are a natural social-support group. When we read a post from someone who seems down, or is struggling in some aspect of their lives, most of us have a tendency to offer … Continue reading

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Original Acrylic Painting – Fingers Of Fire


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Original Acrylic Painting – Roses


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Original Painting – Beach Scene


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Cross-Stitch No. 4


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Machine Embroidery and Applique Art Project


I spent an interesting few hours creating this, my first machine embroidered art piece. I need to frame it now. Promoting Authors, Artists and Poets http://legendsofwindemere.com http://annashinoda.wordpress.com http://shawnbird.com https://carolec55.wordpress.com http://nicholasrossis.me http:// Your website here. Add this list including your own … Continue reading

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Felt Tip Pens on Plain paper- Scribble-Doodle


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Water Colour Pencils on Plain Paper


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From My Archives – Hebe Near Steps


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Lucky 7 Challenge


Here is the challenge. On your WIP (work in progress) go to page 7 or 77 whichever you choose, and from the 7th line post 7 consecutive unedited sentences to your blog. Tag 7 people. Page 7 (or 77) 7th Line Post 7 … Continue reading

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The Second Portrait I Ever Painted


  Original acrylic painting of my first Granddaughter. Painted from a photograph.

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How Creative Are You?


Here is another miniature, the result of dabbing acrylic paint on wet 300 gm paper What does it suggest to you? You could even photo-shop it showing your suggestions.    

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Second Dabbed Paint On 300gm Wet Paper


    Remember that these dabbed paintings are only 1.5″ x 2.5″. Why not let your children paint the dabs on the wet paper and you can suggest an image from it.  You could even paint the finished picture if they … Continue reading

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Paint Dabbed On Wet 300gm Paper


Have you ever tried wetting your paper and then dabbing on random colour. What I’m showing below is an experiment in this style of painting. I’ve used acrylic paint on miniature sized paper and worked a few of them which I’ll be … Continue reading

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