Monthly Archives: February 2012

Here She Is!

So here she is, hair in place and a final touch with a visiting monarch butterfly. I’m quite pleased with her, a couple of glitches along the way but working without a pattern is like that. I guess she is … Continue reading

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Equinox Doll Progress

She is developing nicely, still some work on the face, hair, and a few bits for the clothes. I have wrapped calico all around her limbs, adding padding to give her shape. Finally I wrapped her limbs with orange crochet … Continue reading

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Equinox Doll Swap

I have started work on a doll for the vernal equinox, which is going out in the world on the 1st of March. This is from the Millande  art community for women artists- which is a fantastic group. Heaps going … Continue reading

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Incoming – No.4

It’s cooling down and the first trees to start changing colour here are the Horse Chestnuts – and they are. Just as we are over the Christmas rush followed by the return to school and the starting up of various … Continue reading

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Nine and Ten!

Here are my final two postcards. More drawing and less collage this time. We all have secrets, some happy, some sad, some that are ours to tell and others that are not. Sometimes a confidant is a good idea, and … Continue reading

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3rd Card Received

A lovely postcard in my letterbox today , from Andria. Visit her here andria-drawingnear.blogspot.com It was especially welcome after a night smattered with several aftershocks of sufficient magnitude to wake me up! You would think we would be used to it … Continue reading

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Valentines Day is on its Way

Kate Soma is doing a giveaway. She takes wonderful photographs and shares lots of hints and ideas. Visit her here http://kateyestudio.com/2012/02/time-for-a-giveaway.html Here’s my recent heart-shaped piccy.   Taken at Castle Hill , close to where the Narnia films were made here … Continue reading

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Numbers 5 & 6

Over halfway there now and still having fun. I am finding making faces a challenge though. I generally work bigger and every little mark makes a difference at this small size! We are at the far end of Summer here … Continue reading

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Numbers 3 & 4

I’m enjoying the process of ‘seeing what emerges”. Messiness seems to be mandatory and my fingers are covered in paint and gold and glue – I feel like a child again and it’s fabulous! No. 3 This speaks for itself. … Continue reading

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My First Two

This is going to be fun! I gathered together all sorts of stuff from the various places I store things, and remembered the bag of mounting board I picked up at the local eco store a couple of weeks ago. … Continue reading

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