Category: art hints & tips

March 07, 2017

Tea and Cake with Gracie featuring Violette Clark

Hi Guys! Welcome to a series we run on the blog called: Tea & Cake with Gracie :) My awesome friend and colleague Gracie Howle interviews inspiring artists and posts the interviews (including some free offers not published elsewhere before) here on the blog every 2 months or so. I love to create art and Read More

February 21, 2017

Artist Spotlight: Mahe Zehra Husain & a Give-Away!

Hi lovely readers! Gracie here from Willowing – hello! :) For our Artist Spotlight (a new feature we are running on the blog!) this month we are featuring Mahe Zehra Husain with a bit of an interview and she’s also giving away a copy of the BRAND NEW book ‘Around the World with 80 Artists’ which is Read More

January 19, 2017

Artist Spotlight: Carla Sonheim & a Give-Away!

Hello lovely people! Gracie here from Willowing – hello! :) I’m super excited and proud to present our Artist Spotlight of the month (it’s a new type of feature we are running on the blog!) We are featuring the one and only Carla Sonheim with a bit of an interview and she’s also giving away Read More

July 25, 2013

My favourite art supplies!

Ola groovy art gang. Gosh, it’s been a while since I last wrote a bloggie. So sorry, but I needed a bit of a break. :) Andy was away for the entire month of June leaving me alone with two under 4s which was, ahem, challenging to say the least (many a nervous breakdowns were Read More

June 28, 2013

5 Ways to get through Creative Block

    Argh guys, do you also sometimes just get totally stuck when it comes to painting and creating? I DO and it’s super frustrating and annoying! Luckily, I have a few ways to get out of my funk and I thought I’d share them with you today! :) Hope they help and if YOU Read More

March 07, 2013

Blog hop love – Jane Davenport Signature Stencil Series :)

  Hello friends! Wow, lately it’s blog hop central over here! I love getting involved in testing out new products, giving out shout outs to awesome artists and shops and share with you how I create my art! :) (If you’re a supplier of art supplies and ever want me to demo them for you Read More