1201: Tayabak with Critters (Jade Vine) Jigsaw Puzzle progress

Posted by Tina on April 03, 2024  /   no comment

Having completed the “Puffins and Thrift” Jigsaw puzzle my very-good-at-puzzles friend has kindly agreed to work on the Tayabak with Critters (PICTURE PROFILE) one, which totally defeated me – and I painted the picture! Here is the progress so far (whole picture below the puzzle progress pictures).

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2207: Puffins and Thrift. Jigsaw Puzzle Progress by a fan!

Posted by Tina on February 24, 2024  /   no comment

Available from my MadeMe Shop Progress pictures from a purchaser of this puzzle: NETTIE’S NATURE PUZZLES: “Puffins and Thrift” 1000 piece traditional jigsaw puzzlesThe jigsaws in this series will challenge the talents of avid puzzlers and provide much entertainment during the long winter evenings. They also make lovely, unique gifts for friends and family. Original […]

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1504: Update at last on “The Forced Immigrant” (Grey Squirrels painting)

Posted by Tina on May 03, 2023  /   no comment

In 2015, I composed 4 paintings onto stretched canvas all about the squirrels in the UK. We have our most beautiful Reds “The Native” red squirrel (Artist Code 1505); “The Albinos”, white with pink or black eyes (Artist Code 1502), “The Rogue Gene” Black, Brown and Ginger/Black squirrels (1503), and “The Forced Immigrant”, the imported […]

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Nettie’s Nature Puzzles coming soon

Posted by Tina on October 28, 2020  /   no comment

After a successful run of jigsaw puzzles previously made especially for me by JHG Jigsaw Puzzles Ltd, I am very pleased to announce that a new series of 500 and 1000 piece puzzles will be out in the next few weeks. Why “Nettie’s Nature Puzzles”? I just wanted something different and catchy and my “proper” […]

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Another Online Exibition: Iceni Botanical Artists

Posted by Tina on October 03, 2020  /   no comment

We should have been exhibiting (with workshops) at Ely Cathedral, but of course everything is on hold. Please visit and check out the beautiful artwork by the IBA Artists. Direct link to ONLINE EXHIBITIONDirect link to ICENI BOTANICAL ARTISTS WEBSITEDirect link to IBA ON FACEBOOK

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2012 The Almighty Reed and Reedlings

Posted by Tina on July 25, 2020  /   no comment

Just started the illustrations for the next River Friend book: “REED: ON THE EDGE”, number five in the series. There are lots of nice things to say about reeds, both from a commercial and a leisure point of view. If you think a reed is dull, then this little book will enlighten you and broaden […]

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1604: Tea & Cake & off to a new home

Posted by Tina on July 15, 2020  /   no comment

This little painting, which received a Highly Commended award in the latest Patchings Festival (online) exhibition (The Artist, and Leisure Painter) has now gone to its new home. The buyers visited the studio and we had tea and cakes on the patio (all socially distanced of course!). A lovely farewell to a little water colour […]

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