I have had a hectic but enjoyable day, at the Cardiff Butetown History & Arts center. Helping to put the exhibition together. Well I did the paper work while the rest hammered drilled and hung paintings.
Wonderful lunch ( all you can eat does not constitute to my 5 a day )curry mmmm. Great company and beautiful building. So people please come the opening of The Great Summer Exhibition Bute Street Cardiff Bay on July the 1st 2 till 5.
Work from over 40 artist so something for every one. Who knows maybe the sun will come out???
The day of my degree show finally arrived. All that hard work and planning, we had an excellent turn out and it went by in a flash. The British weather didn’t fail to impress, by gale force winds and lashing rain. … Continue reading →
It is still hot and sunny…really I know it’s the U.K but I am honestly not making this up. Check the news, i am still a little stunned myself, don’t want to speak to soon though as I may jinx it. I love the sunshine, its makes everything look much nicer. Even Newport looks reasonable and that is a stretch believe me.
I was going to write about the 9 hours I spent at the hospital with my pregnant daughter yesterday. I was frazzled and cross when I got home. You know what though? I wont be grumpy today as the sun has helped me chill. Tomorrow i will be finishing my space for the exhibition and actually hanging my paintings. I must confess i am a little nervous, I have no back up ! what if they hate my work???
On a lighter note people I had a b.b.q with my family today in the garden in the sun, it was bliss and my boy Blue got a share of all the meats bones. I am posting his mug shot so you can see how beautiful he is.
I allowed myself an evening away from all this uni work and went to the pub with good friends.Still drunk until at least lunch time, 3 failed attempts to get out of bed, and ultimately gave in to lazyitis. Read a book that had no artistic content or historical facts but did have nice easy words in it such as < and,< if< when etc.
not in the least taxing and all together noneducational, ate some fudge drank 4 pints of squash and lay about in different parts of the house. Tomorrow I shall resume normal service.
In spite of being a cranky old bird, I have still been doing some work. my research portfolio, and almost completed my third canvas. I am not entirely happy however, The material that I have used for this project don’t feel right to … Continue reading →