• Tiny dolls

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    I have been working all-consumingly hard on a picture book these last few months but my local illustrator-artist’s group had pegged December for an art exchange and there was no getting out of it. I took a few days out of last week to mould, stitch and paint these little polymer clay/fabric ladies. There were late nights where I tested the limits of my eye-sight and there were moments of panic but it gave me more joy than I have felt in ages.

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    And of course, I had to make myself one… she’s the risqué one of the crowd.

    And the gifts I got in exchange? A beautiful oil painting, a ceramic mug, a digital illustration made just for me and a floating universe.

    More of this sort of stuff in 2015 I think.

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    Studio update

    Look – it’s a February update. What a turn up for the books. It’s bloody freezing outside and there’s a snowstorm headed our way but inside…

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    Egg babies

    A blast from the past… 2007. Some of my kids’ friends are currently doing this experiment and it reminded me of these Warm Kitty panels that…