1610 – Illumination and Cambridge Botanic Gardens

Posted by Tina on September 30, 2016  /   no comment

I have just spent three wonderful days at Cambridge Botanic Gardens being tutored by my favourite artist: Georita Harriot. I  used the course as a refresher for gilding and illumination techniques, and it was invaluable. It was also great fun. There were 12 [mature] students of all levels of ability, but each one of us […]

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Gransden Show: What a special day!

Posted by Tina on September 26, 2016  /   no comment

And just received this lovely photograph taken by Santa Rex without my knowledge. But it shows Helena, William, George and the elbow of husband/father Richard – I am obviously happy about something!! It was a wonderful day at Gransden Show on 24th September 2016. I had a great spot in the Art and Craft Marquee and […]

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2016 Gransden Show – Last Exhibition Before Sabbatical!

Posted by Tina on September 19, 2016  /   no comment

I am taking a year’s sabbatical (November 2016 to November 2017), so Gransden Agricultural Show is my final exhibition for a year. In order to unload existing stock (ready for new designs at the end of 2017) I am having a great big sale at the Gransden event. See below for some really fabulous bargains: A4 […]

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1508 – …and the high costs of “prestigious” exhibiting!

Posted by Tina on September 13, 2016  /   no comment

Just heard from the Mall Galleries that my pre-selected painting for the Society of Wildlife Artists has not been selected for the main exhibition. However, I am not too disappointed. I shall be happy with pre-selection, and try again next year – provided I can afford it!! Just out of interest, I wondered how much […]

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