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Drawing with Oil Pastels – Some Tips for Beginners

Drawing with Oil Pastels – Some Tips for Beginners This post contains affiliate links. Click here to read my full disclosure policy. In my previous post about drawing with chalk pastels, I spoke about how to draw dogs and some tips on using chalk pastels. In this one I am… Read More »Drawing with Oil Pastels – Some Tips for Beginners

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Illustrating poetry for the ‘S-Mum’

Illustrating poetry for the ‘S-Mum’ My blog has been mostly all writing with very little illustration but working on a little collaboration with another blogger can bring out some new ideas and forge new friendships, both fabulous things to do! So, here am I, down in Wexford, the sunny South… Read More »Illustrating poetry for the ‘S-Mum’

A for ‘Orses – an Illustrated Alphabet

This is an illustration project from my student days (dated 1993) and one of the few pieces of my original work that I kept in our move. My mind works in pictures so I had great fun figuring out how to marry words and images together into something more than… Read More »A for ‘Orses – an Illustrated Alphabet