Experimenting with a palette knife.
Blue Whale by J.
(We were trying to go as abstract as is possible for J, and the colour was it)
We have not been using them at all really, but we are getting into them at the moment.
James the Magpie by H.
(this started as a whole bird painting but evolved into a close up)
Jug and bowl by Me.
(my first painting using a palette knife)
A lovely Fathers Day as usual. Lunch this year was lamb crusted in basil and nuts with Quinoa salad (chickpeas, feta, avocado and pomegranate dressing).
The boys made thei raspberry cheesecake.
Recently we went to a afternoon of hands on writing and illustration.
Peter Carnavas, a very talented author and illustrator presented an informative session
on how to write stories and illustrate picture books.
The boys took notes and then started their own story boards and various other
We also dabbled with Illustrator on the Macs to try out some graphic design.