Alice Springs

It’s been a super day, it’s 9.00 and I’ve just returned from dinner so not much time to write. I’ve got a bit of homework to do, but I think that will have to wait till morning. The projects done by the gals are super and I hope to share some with you tomorrow. but…

The Alice

It was a chilly, early, start this morning. Not quite dawn and rather Grey. My dog Ralf looks at the cases with disdain. He walks around them and then retires to the settee in resignation rather than follow me around, as is the norm. More than once I have left him in the shed by…

Alice Springs

Where on earth am I? Children enjoying art. The Todd is in flood and the children are taking advantage of the phenomenom

Off again.

Off to Alice Springs this weekend.Everything is packed and ready for an early start in the morning.I hope to take some interesting vision, however, I may have to wait until I get home to share it.So for my friends overseas. I have included a map to show just where Alice Springs is.I’m really looking forward…

The final layer for the face, however you then need to add the rest, hat, clothes etc….

This is the third layer, the fourth is the darkest layer.

As I mentioned last night I would explain how I created the layered miniature portrait. First I changed my photo into a "layered’ photo on the computer and traced the first layer onto acetate. This is the second layer. The next lightest color.

Busy Day

  Just got home from taking teenage Grandchildren and their friends out to dinner. It’s rather a nice experience. Finished this little quilt today.I call these layer portraits because I choose how many layers of shading I wish to put into the portrait.This is a miniature so I only chose four layers. I decided to…

Not much to say.

I’m trying to work out a way to add a few more hours into the day…. spent the day finishing contracts for 2008/9I’ve been working on new notes for all my classes.Gees, they have ended up as small books. However, I know they are appreciated.I’m about to put up a barrier at the door so…