Monthly Archives: April 2013

Hong Kong memory chest

Last weekend I was kindly invited to join a weekend retreat of very talented and dedicated scrap bookers. The retreat was held in a Discovery Bay, Hong Kong over a Friday & Saturday. These ladies are serious with more stamina … Continue reading

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Recycling for Arts sake

Messing around with paints is a lot of fun but cleaning up and wiping up is not and also creates a lot of waste. As I need to use of lot of paint that is very liquid I came up … Continue reading

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Faberge & The legacy of Imperial Russia

Yesterday I was invited to join my friend at the Hong Kong Heritage Museum to view the beautiful intricate Faberge eggs. We spent a couple of hours viewing all the gems and beautiful craftsmanship of the Faberge workshop. Pictures were … Continue reading

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Pretty peacocks

I have been having a lot of fun making more bird painting but quite a different look to my last collection. A very loose and flowing method, I hope to make a few more.

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2013 outside and raining, late 1500’s inside and cosy

It continues to be rotten weather in Hong Kong, I look out of my window on the 26th floor and its like being in a jumbo jet…..just cloud. These are the herbs I am growing on my lounge windowsill. I … Continue reading

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Wandering Soho in Hong Kong

Last week I took a wander around Soho and Hollywood road area of Hong Kong. I saw the narrowest building ever and the a mediocre donnor kebab while people watching. There was some great graphics on street hoardings which are … Continue reading

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Loneliness & jet lag make art

I travelled to San Francisco to visit friends and stayed for five days then flew back to Hong Kong. This was enough to cause me jet lag which has me wide awake at 3.30am. This morning I managed to sleep … Continue reading

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