Monthly Archives: January 2011

Paint-washes and poultry (and procrastination)…

Alas, as is so frequently the case, my rather glib suggestion that I might spend a handful of otherwise-unoccupied hours performing arabesques of innovative creativity – inspired by the cave of coruscating wonders (i.e. the Illustration Cupboard) explored during last … Continue reading

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(Irresistible) Greetings Card-based Competition!

There are still 9 whole days to submit your suggestions for hitherto un(der)-catered for occasions on the greetings card spectrum! Middlesex-wide recognition could be yours – along with 10 samples of your winning entry, rendered in as professional (and, hopefully, … Continue reading

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Gleefully galleryfied!

So, to start the proverbial ball rolling, I give you this jubilant little chap (the embodiment of reinvigoration-with-creative-zeal, effected by aforementioned field trip): Yes, yesterday’s attempt to scramble out of the pessimistic torpor into which I had pitched headlong on … Continue reading

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Grey, non-day. Better luck tomorrow…

Suffering from a rather virulent strain of artistic ennui today – please check back tomorrow, when I shall be freshly inspired and brimming with creativity following my visit to the wonderful Illustration Cupboard’s 15th Annual Winter Exhibition (http://www.illustrationcupboard.com/default_flash.aspx) x AP

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Babies, weddings, grown-up stuff…

Certainly amidst my circle of acquaintance, 2011 should – I feel – be christened the Year of the Squawking, Wrinkly Infant (or Baby, if you prefer): no less than six are scheduled to arrive within the first five months of … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! I hope your turkeys were plump, your sprouts as inoffensive as seasonally possible, and your proverbial sherry glasses brimful with good cheer and, er, sherry… (And that there was a ready supply of Rennies/similar, preferably chewable, digestive … Continue reading

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