the inspiration actually began in scotland when I watched several series of SKY ARTS, PORTRAIT PAINTER OF THE YEAR. I’ve watched videos on youtube giving advice on how to paint portraits etc but it was so much more inspiring to watch all kinds of people with all different methods and styles and abilities actually… Continue reading inspired in pisticci
My “artist’s retreat ” has been booked all summer and the last people left on saturday. Next year i would like to increase the proportion of creative people staying there as now i am confident that the house is good, the atmosphere is conducive to creativity and I was right, Pisticci is special. I have… Continue reading Looking for Artists- or Writers – or Musicians- or film makers
Have decided that as I think February is the most miserable of months to make some plans to compensate. Have ordered 27 new canvas boards – 7 of which are square (40x40cms) and challenge myself to use them all this month. I don’t know what I will do with them but something fun- not commissions.… Continue reading february………….
Writing 2 or more blogs gets a little confusing. http://moltobrava.blogspot.com – My life as a story- is supposed to be about living in Pisticci in general and this blog started as more of an art blog on making a living here as an artist. Sometimes there is an overlap. This summer I worked on commissions… Continue reading Summer Art
Note to self- must stop putting things off till everything is finished and ready- it never happens!! So here I am again , and I was reminded of the first few posts I wrote here which were all about how I was going to make a living and be able to stay here. And I… Continue reading Nearly July and the last post I wrote was in the Spring……..