Resting (from mandalas)

A favourite word other than mandalas And a list of other favourites such as so and naps. Sometimes. I like that word. Have for a long time. I like it so much and have for so long, that I wrote a blog post about it! 12 years ago.... "I like the word Sometimes. It speaks [...]

Art therapy

I started this piece on Sunday. It was a weird feeling. I wasn't physically tired, but I was mentally. I wasn't sleepy, my mind wasn't feeling its mushy self like how it does after a work day, it was just tired. So, I decided to do a piece that wouldn't need me to think much [...]

Plans change

   About a week ago, I decided that I wanted to draw a mandala. Usually  the mandalas I draw e are free hand. However, I have always used a structured frame to guide me. It may be the lack of practice or I'm just not a good enough mandala artist,or I just am unable to [...]

Nagomi Pastel Art

During my time away from all things "bloggy", I actually did some stuff! It wasn't much, but it was something! A chance encounter with a Facebook post from someone on my friend's list there, I came across a workshop being conducted by Sarana Khoo. It was a 2.5 hour workshop on a Saturday morning and [...]

A Christmas gift for friends

Tilly and 2Doggs (both pseudonyms) are from Australia. I love them both dearly, especially Tilly who is much like me, a chatterbox. I made these for them after about a year telling them I would! Most of the pieces here will not have a Copyright watermark on them, but these sorts of pieces done for [...]