Tag Archives: illustration

Basil the Badger….

Last night we were watching television and commenting about how quiet it was outside, the French doors were wide open and it seemed as though nothing was out there… suddenly there was a great kerfuffle and the sound of rummaging… … Continue reading

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Homer the Hedgehog

Many years ago I used to have a stall at local craft fairs and I sold greetings cards which I had drawn flowers, I had them copied on to card and then I  hand painted each one individually…. well I … Continue reading

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Bee mine….

So, this week my blog is all about another wooden heart with a friendly looking bee. Here’s what I did… Firstly I sketched the design in pencil, then I inked it in with a fine permanant marker.   I’ve always … Continue reading

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Wooden Spoon People…

On a recent trip out with my sister in which we had a good mooch about Ikea, TK Max and then Hobbycraft, I was keeping a look out for some wooden spoons. I need them for a Christmas secret…. Well, … Continue reading

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Art Competition…

Every year my work place holds a National Arts & Photographic competition and I usually enter a few drawings and a few photographs. I’ve won a couple of times over the years, the competition is pretty fierce! Well, this year … Continue reading

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