The perils of papier mache... The perils of papier mache...

Some advice. When making something from papier mache, DO NOT cover the entire object with newspaper and PVA glue at the same time. Because ...

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12:14 PM

EDM #4, and goodbye to one of my childhood heroes. EDM #4, and goodbye to one of my childhood heroes.

I had some Malteasers hot chocolate drink tonight while I was watching Buena Vista Social Club on DVD - we are going to have some sort of di...

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1:31 PM

EDM #23 - draw your foot - and more water brush antics EDM #23 - draw your foot - and more water brush antics

I said I'd do something coloured and I did! This is my foot. You can see my very glam green Primark pyjama pants too. I don't own...

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2:25 PM

EDM #21, and some new toys. EDM #21, and some new toys.

I wanted to try out some new stuff I'd bought - a Pentel Aquash waterbrush and some Caran d'Ache water soluble graphite pencils . ...

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11:47 PM

I like naked ladies. I like naked ladies.

If you've been reading my blog you might have seen last week that I was wondering about going to a life drawing class. Well tonight I w...

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2:48 PM

Squares are better than lines. Squares are better than lines.

When I was almost 15 I spent two weeks in Spain on a language exchange trip, and one thing I noticed was that lots of the kids used exercise...

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12:35 PM

This doesn't look like Portuguese to me. This doesn't look like Portuguese to me.

I'm supposed to be doing my Portuguese homework, but I accidentally found myself doodling in my exercise book with the mechanical pencil...

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2:39 PM

EDM #205 - draw a soda can.  And an idea for Monday nights. EDM #205 - draw a soda can. And an idea for Monday nights.

I used to be addicted to diet coke. Seriously - I had my very own coke habit. I would get through up to three litres of the stuff in a day...

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1:27 PM

EDM #10 - draw your hand. EDM #10 - draw your hand.

Here's my hand. Today I discovered that there is an art shop within walking distance of my office. This is good news for when I need t...

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3:03 PM

Sunday procrastination Sunday procrastination

I always find it hard to sit down and write an essay, but even more so when my husband is around. He makes too much noise! So I procrastin...

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12:45 PM

EDM #1 - draw a shoe. EDM #1 - draw a shoe.

I don't necessarily intend to do these in order, but number one on the list appealed to me. This is the first 'proper' drawing ...

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5:44 AM

I'm thinking of killing my scanner. I'm thinking of killing my scanner.

I've done an HND in Software Engineering (albeit a few years ago now), so why can I not figure out how to work my scanner so that it (a)...

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