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25 Mar: Spring Blossom & Tiny Ants.

Blossom season has arrived! Every year I love to paint spring blossoms, so I picked a basket full from our garden taking them to the Creative Living art session at Spa Court for everyone to enjoy.  The participants used this…

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08 Mar: Fun with Feathers

This week we have been working with feathers of all different shapes, sizes and colours! Float, fly, soft, light, fun, coloured & unpredictable: all the words we had to describe our feathers. We used them to balance on many different…

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01 Mar: Earth & Sky

We have been thinking about the earth & sky over the past weeks. Initially looking at landscape creating pictures with paint & mixed media. Then looking carefully at the shapes of seed heads we made monoprints which the group continued…

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01 Feb: Painting with Movement

For the past couple of weeks we have been exploring painting with movement. To do this the group have been getting super imaginative, using their bodies to draw shapes in the space, paint pictures and scenes. We began to use…

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03 Jan: Designing Christmas Cards.

As Christmas was approaching we had a session designing Christmas cards. I brought in a selection of cards available on the market as well as showing them my design from the previous year. The participants then enjoyed designing their own….

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03 Jan: Autumn into Winter

We observed the changing colours of Autumn mixing autumnal oranges & browns. I planned a session drawing & painting pumpkins, squashes & leaves, here’s some of their wonderful creations. Once the leaves had fallen from the trees I encouraged everyone…