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My Bio
writes poems in strong brush strokes and idiosyncratic colours.
likes unmatched socks and unbrushed curls.
uses traditional mediums: acrylics, gouache, watercolours, ink, coloured pencils...

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this & that, maybe the other too...

Acorn Girl

Acorn Girl

I'm thinking of making bookmarks. Maybe start with a group of strange little girls... Our pioneer here is Miss Acorn. Some years (!) ago I wrote this beside her sketch: Acorn girl She has no mirror So she brushes her hair Over a cup of water. She wishes for a smaller mouth Just the right size for an Acorn girl. It sounded better (though not smarter!) in Romanian. At one point she even had a friend, a foul-mouthed raven, dressed up smart in a pinstriped vest, which she keeps tied up with a golden chain, button to button. The raven dreams himself to be some sort of a misunderstood  literary genius. At the moment I'm testing to see j
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Friendship Never Fades

Friendship Never Fades

(Friendship Never Fades was painted sometime in October.  I apologise for being lazy and not motivated enough to update my gallery in time. Sorry!) Almost two weeks ago I got home, opened a big bag of puffs, ate them as fast as I could, ogre style, got a new record for "how many of these do you think I can fit in my mouth without chewing?" (A: a jillion!) and I got puffs crumbles - golden and plenty - all over my grim and frostbitten little bear fur. With no connection whatsoever to the story above - or is there? - the same evening I got my tools out and all over the kitchen table and I started doodling. No plan, No sketches. And I doodle
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The Tea Crusade

The Tea Crusade

Yesterday morning I was woken up by the sound of my own snoring, an unquenched thirst and a mental image that would just not go away Rows upon rows of teapots. Upon rows. Teapots. And then some ... That was all I could see, honestly. I don't know if it was my own body trying to fend off this autumn's first cold, a happening from last night lingering subconsciously, or maybe there's just something wrong with me. Who knows? I'm really starting to take a like to these watercolours things. It's a bit difficult to get the desired opacity at first try but if you're in no rush, trial and error is the way to go. Of course I sneaked in some acryli
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TheNoodleGod2012Hobbyist General Artist
You know, "The Gossip"
With liners and markers.
It's GREAT
TheNoodleGod2012Hobbyist General Artist
Heyyyy!
That gossip lady is FABULOUS
OumbraHobbyist Traditional Artist
Thank you! She'd better be, she's not the Dawn Fairy for nothing :)