Two bears , same name.

Most school classes have repeat names on their register. But what do you do when a clutch of boys called Daniel , enrol the same year?  One of them is bound to end being called Danny Boy. Poor lad.  So, anyway, I meet this handsome chap on the Internet and I...

Hooray for daffodils

Spring is on its way…heralded by daffodils unexpectedly flourishing in various pots and hanging baskets. Too often I forget where I plant them. Storms are coming too; we are never short of variable weather in good old Blighty.  Fortunately my studio is...

Cobwebs and Carpets

Spring has sprung and the sunshine reveals the smears on the windows and dust lurking in the corners. The pile of washing increases exponentially with more daylight hours and this artist would rather be drawing all day….poor Scrumpy Jack. He’s longing for...

Fun with flyers

Going to my first craft fair 5 March with my ToyPinx hat on. Having fun with tag lines, all those years in Grammar School paying off methinks……. ...

A couple of Theories 

As I was studying my motorcycle I spotted the “Made In Germany ” label which confirmed my first theory. My second theory is that there may have been a sidecar attached…guess I will have to Google…. So, I’m about half way through this...

Back in the saddle….

After a bit of a break from my beloved studio, ( teaching ) I’m back working on my vintage motorcyclist. The more I look at the detail, the more I realise I have taken on a bit of a challenge! This one might take longer than...