Category Archives for Painting

A Herd of Reindeer Cards

We didn’t quite manage to get our Christmas cards made in the half term holidays but we did start them, finishing the printing this weekend instead. They were pretty easy to make, we just used standard poster paint. The temptation … Continue reading

19. November 2012 by Roze
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We’re off to the beach tomorrow

We’re hoping that the rain holds off for a few days of our holiday next week, as we have lots of sand sculpture plans. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet … Continue reading

03. August 2012 by Roze
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Miro in Gouache

I’d almost forgotten how much I like Miro until George had some homework to reproduce a famous artist’s work. I still have George’s ear at the moment with regard to teaching him art technique, so I thought it would be … Continue reading

18. June 2012 by Roze
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Simple Pleasures

As we approach the end of the school holidays I’m surprised at how we’ve spent our days. Instead of planning each day, I took a more laid back approach this time and just went with the flow. The result was … Continue reading

22. August 2011 by Roze
Categories: card making, Homemade cards, Painting, Simple Pleasures, Wellbeing | Leave a comment

Family portraits

This was a fun little project, done in three stages over two days. All three of my boys (aged 4, 4 and 5 years) enjoyed the process. We began painting our family portrait of five by drawing around bowls and … Continue reading

06. August 2011 by Roze
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