Almost done…

Playground Wall-Art almost completed today but intermittent rain stopped ‘play’ at various points throughout the day!!      Fabulous time working with every child  from 4 – 11 over two days…..Returning soon to add finishing details …..

Busylizzie ‘al fresco’….

┬áToday I spent a glorious day outside, colour-mixing and painting with groups of children at this tiny village school. Working from the children’s ideas, I had made a quick sketch of their design….church, school, hills, hedges, wellies and much more… We began by blocking out areas of sky, trees, grass and hedges…. Sketchbook(7ft x 8ft […]

Planning our playground painting…

A very successful afternoon was spent yesterday with the lovely children at Sampford Arundel Primary School, planning for their large scale playground painting which will cover some┬árather unsightly garage doors! Having watched a clip of the great master of painting in the landscape, David Hockney, the children began to share their ideas of what they […]

Busylizzie back from Plymouth – Part 1

Monday evening had been spent madly making ready for the trip to Plymouth. Resources were sorted and packed: paper cut for painting, strips cut for word lists, labels made for group work, tokens for talking, as an early start was required Tuesday…. Thursday, and Busylizzie Art has returned from two hectic days in Plymouth. Armed with […]

Busylizzie Art bringing the outside in…

During the amazing week long Taunton Live 2015, Summer Festival of the Performing and Creative Arts, Busylizzie Art will be painting a large scale, full wall creation for Shakees Play Cafe, as part of the “Adopt an Artist” scheme.  These are some initial ideas, incorporating the ‘Shakees Bear’ and ‘accommodating physical obstacles’ (such as window […]