I’ve just returned from a holiday in Crete, Greece. I sketched just one day out of 7 while I was there. Why?
Because sometimes it just feels good to soak up all of the foreign smells, the beautiful scenery, feel the warm sunshine on your skin, to let your senses dance to all the different tunes, and to really BE in the moment.
Continue reading The art of being in the moment; time away from the canvas
How can someone as bright, happy and as bubbly as you are Dee, create such DARK and scary artwork?
This is a question that pops up quite regularly. It’s interesting of course. Perception and what we perceive is our own individual creation. How we present ourselves to the world is forged from our own construction, arguably based on our innate need to fit it, be accepted, be part of a bigger community.
Continue reading Addressing mental health through art; the face behind the mask