The Power of Giving

With Christmas approaching we naturally think of family. Christmas is a time for giving and receiving. There’s really nothing quite like seeing your loved one’s beaming smile when they see the Christmas tree lit up with a stack of well wrapped gifts sitting underneath  it on Christmas morning. But there are others less fortunate than […]

How many more sleeps till Christmas?

For most of us, it seems a little too early to begin the countdown to Christmas. Not to mention all the planning that goes into our festive celebrations… decorations, gifts, food, parties and get togethers. But we all know how time flies. I like to get in early with my Christmas planning. This way I can have […]

Suitable Surfaces for Acrylic Painting. A five part series. (Part Five)

Part 5– Fabric and Paper Fabric painting is such a joy, and fabric is one of my favourite surfaces to paint on. Just think of all the one-of-a-kind pieces of wearable art you can create! T shirts, canvas shoes, scarfs, tote bags are great items to start on. Then there’s the home furnishings such as […]