When it looked like bad weather would spoil the weekend, Saturday turned out so fine. Where would I go to see "The Last Flight of the Vulcan"? Up the hill close to my house? Maybe closer?
I was feeling good that my wife had suggested going to the Red Lion Pub to see if the landlord would allow me to sit with prints and cards to hopefully sell to his customers out the front. I walked a mile with a lot of kit to avoid traffic in the sunshine, past people setting up folding chairs on the junction access road on grass verges with cameras and binoculars and pic-nic gear. Past the line of waiting cars on the approach road. Past the Fire engine on
Since taking redundancy from my Adult Education employment, I've been building my own private classes and demonstration / workshop provision to Art Societies. I don't miss the paperwork that threatens to sink public bodies nowadays and it's great to be in a job that sometimes doesn't feel like going to work.
I've also been providing life classes to forward looking 6th form groups looking to create qualty work for potfolios in support of college applications. Great to encounter a range of students who are looking to do wide ranging options like game design, theatre/ costume design etc.
I also really enjoy demonstrating to traditional "women'
A new group has started its journey in DeviantArt ... The group is called Traditional-Masters and is a group for traditional artists who want to publicize their works and know the works of other traditional artists .. At the moment we are very few because it has just opened the group, but without a doubt we will grow and we will form a great community ... It would be an honor to have your presence in the group ... If you are interested, please sign up and you will be welcome...