‘Little Explorers’ – Update 2

Posted by Tina on May 25, 2015  /   no comment

Slow progress on my Little Explorers…, but have now decided not to submit to the National Exhibition of Wildlife Art this year as I have run out of steam and time. There is absolutely no point in trying to produce good, saleable work when I am tired so I have to admit a defeat on […]

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‘Little Explorers’ – Update 1

Posted by Tina on May 20, 2015  /   no comment

A little bit more done this morning. I sketched this drawing about two months ago and am having a bit of trouble remembering what I drew! But I can make it up as I go along, so am really enjoying this one.

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New Painting – ‘Little Explorers at the Minimart’

Posted by Tina on May 19, 2015  /   no comment

Since completing ‘The Guardians of the Mangrove Oyster’ I have started the first of four little paintings for this year’s National Exhibition of Wildlife Art. It remains to be seen if I can complete all four in time, as I am a bit behind now. But I shall try. This is the progress I have […]

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1510 A Pint of Science: Painting, Lecture and Exhibition all Complete

Posted by Tina on May 18, 2015  /   no comment

Last night I attended the Pint of Science lectures at The Cambridge Boat House pub, Chesterton Road. The lectures were wonderful, and the atmosphere was electrically scientific, but light and entertaining. All three lecturers provided a good evening’s entertainment. I met Helen Scales (my scientist) and she was extremely pleased with my painting to complement […]

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1015 A Pint of Science: Another little film of progress

Posted by Tina on May 08, 2015  /   no comment

Working steadily on. Enjoying the challenge! This will be the last progress post because the painting needs to be seen first by the audience at the Pint of Science Lecture (The Cambridge Boathouse), and then at the ‘The grand finale’, on 21 May 2015, when all the artworks will be displayed and for sale at St Barnabas Church […]

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1510 A Pint of Science: Getting through the nitty gritty

Posted by Tina on May 05, 2015  /   no comment

Not much work done over the weekend, and had a wonderful family party yesterday (Bank Holiday Monday). But I have been pressing on this morning and more progress has been made. I must finish this painting this week as I have other pressing paintworks to deal with!! The oyster-shell middens (the big lumps beneath the […]

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