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WE ARE CREATING

WE ARE CREATING

WE ARE CREATING What a busy start to the first two months this year.   Demand for workshops and classes increased and I opened up another class at the art centre.  This has meant that my art admin has taken a back seat.   However, I remedied that (a bit) today and I’m...

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NEW YEAR, NEW YOU

NEW YEAR, NEW YOU

New Year New You.  We’re half way through the new year and I’m wondering where the new me is!  I’m not talking about the decluttering promise I made to myself and I’m not talking about the new diet pledge we all make (we know who we are 😊) .  No, I’m talking about art...

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A LITTLE ABOUT WHAT HAS BEEN KEEPING ME BUSY

A LITTLE ABOUT WHAT HAS BEEN KEEPING ME BUSY

A little bit about what has been keeping me busy 😊 In 2015 I decided to go back to teaching art after completing a Professional Development Programme in Dubai. It had been several years but I was given a gentle push by colleagues at Tashkeel Art Hub where I was...

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GIVE AND TAKE

GIVE AND TAKE

GIVING AND TAKING A WORKSHOP   A lovely lady arrived into class this week fresh from an academic art workshop in Italy.  We were all waiting with bated breath to hear how she got on.   The first thing Finola said was ‘I can show you my photos but I left my...

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WORKSHOPS AT WINDYRIDGE STUDIO, ARDMORE.

WORKSHOPS AT WINDYRIDGE STUDIO, ARDMORE.

Three down one to go …. I don’t know about you but my summer is flying by. The studio has firmly become a haven – the difference it’s made to my work has surprised and delighted me.  It’s become part of the house but at the same time is very much an art studio, a...

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SETTING UP A NEW STUDIO

SETTING UP A NEW STUDIO

SETTING UP A STUDIO It’s done and dusted.  My new studio is finished and I’ve well and truly moved in.  I am so lucky, it’s the most inspiring, beautiful space that I’m making my own. A dream come true.   What about the view though?  Early morning view from the studio...

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