Mastering a new skill

I have discovered a new app called Splice. This means I can spend hours trying to figure out how to edit videos and add music too.  My first attempt is out there on ToyPinx Instagram ….not toys but bubbles!  ...

Some things stay the same…..

So I pop out for a few days holiday and come back to find the two major UK political parties in disarray, Europe shaken up like snow globe and , well, I don’t need to comment on the weather……….. In the ToyPinx studio the aim stays the same;...

To bare or not to bare

With apologies to #theBard but whether it is nobler to wear knitted pants for a portrait or to go commando is a question I have had to ponder.  I received a letter from the subject of my latest commission ; some bears are perfectly capable of writing extremely...

Filling in the carpet

I ate all the liquorice allsorts as I rearranged my colouring pencils, three times.  I think all this preparation has paid off: the pub carpet is beginning to look very...

Making plans….

“Life happens when you are busy making plans” written by John Lennon I believe. So, lots of Life stuff going on…..its a challenge to keep focused. More studio time and liquorice allsorts...