Category: art journal

April 23, 2015

Working Big!

Why hello there fellow creative friend! Thanks for dropping by. Over my 11/12 years of working in art journals & sketch books I’ve tried out a wide variety of them. I did an in depth video ‘all about art journals’ last year, and recently I’ve been wanting to discuss working in differently sized art journals, Read More

January 17, 2014

Spray Inks, Mermaids & Our Connection to Each Other

In the spirit of not ‘disappearing’ for a while again after my post yesterday, I wanted to take the opportunity to pop in here today and publicly express my deep gratitude to anyone, everyone who’s responded to my blog post yesterday, the collective acknowledgement, support and outpouring of love has been so healing; thank you, Read More

October 17, 2013

Art Journalling to help with Anger

So as some of you know I’ve recently started seeing a therapist and I’m working through a lot of what happened to me in my childhood. One of the messages I strongly received as a child was not to express or even have feelings. Consequently I developed a very poor internal awareness of my emotions Read More

March 19, 2013

This and that and winner of the give away!

Hello the world. :) Today, I parallel parked my car. Booya. I know this might seem like nothing to you seasoned, experienced and kick ass car parkers, but to me that is a big deal. So there, it’s worthy of mentioning or indeed celebrating, which I did with chocolates. :-) I’m also shaking my fist 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

January 25, 2013

Being Brave – A journal page healing technique.

  Hello my amigos. It’s been a while! Let me summarise the past couple of weeks in short; We moved to an awesome house out in the country side. I hired a fantastic assistant to take some of the pressure off good old me. My little art business is esploding and making people’s lives happier. Read More

May 23, 2012

Dylan & Elliot Art Journal

Ah man …. Where ever I go, where ever I look, people are struggling. People are either dealing with very real and painful problems or they are worried and anxious about perhaps having to go through very real and painful problems. Not sure why this is happening to so many, must be that we angered Read More

May 09, 2012

Faces & Journals

Oh hello again! No, I didn’t write a blog post yesterday, but that doesn’t mean I didn’t do a portrait! :) Lookit, here’s the one I did yesterday: I did this one in 30 mins. For clarification: whenever I can and have the extra time, I will spend more than 15-20 mins on it. :) Read More

February 17, 2012

Self-connection through art.

  New work in progress.   I have no art journal at the moment. The one I created on Rhomany’s course a while ago is full up and I’ve got a pile of new beautiful papers lying here waiting to be bound into a new journal, but I can’t find the time to bind them Read More

July 13, 2011

Jellyfish Pancake

‘Jellyfish’ is one of my favourite words, also ‘pancake’ and ‘la fourchette’ is my favourite French word. I want to call something Jellyfish Pancake but I don’t know what and not my second son, no. (Still undecided on that one too btw!). I’m having one of those ‘meh’ days today. This pregnancy is so much Read More

October 01, 2010

Out of Ashes, Phoenix Rises

A long overdue blog post with a bit more detail than just ‘here is my new art video’ or ‘look at this cute picture of Dylbee’ (not to say that those aren’t totally delightful, right? ;)). Ok, so what has been up with the Tam, waddup, whatdeuppah, whatsieupsies Tamarooraaa? Well, life really, lots, big huge Read More