Painting to escape Christmas

I did a bit of painting in an attempt to switch off from Christmas. It worked for a short while. I visited a few galleries while I was in the Canadian Rockies. If you’re ever in the area, I can highly recommend Canmore for a wander about. It is not too far from Banff, but much less touristy….

Arting animals

A friend recently complimented the only painting I’d got around to sharing here, so I thought I’d post a few more. They’re all animals, because I like them better than people.

Scars and ink

On the day before my 29th birthday I got my first tattoo. I was a psychiatric inpatient at the time and everyone thought it was a bad idea. That made me want to do it even more. As a certified self-harmer, the experience of being tattooed was wonderful. I loved the stinging sensation. I loved…

A week on: Art

I’ve had this site for a week now, and already received some really kind feedback from my lovely readers. Thanks for that. I haven’t shared anything like this before and it means a lot to me that someone out there is listening. To celebrate my first week of blogging I’m going to share something different….