Taunton Live Primary Art Workshops 2018…

Incredibly busy, productive day yesterday working on final outcomes at Oake, Bradford & Nynehead Primary yesterday. All children in the school have explored our theme, “When worlds Collide”. From Y1 – Y6, the children have looked, talked, explored, developed drawing skills and an understanding of materials and media…they have combined Lego characters with plants, fruit, […]

Outside in…

Work had begun on the three 8×4 foot panels to enhance the outside space at The Rectory – a very special care home catering in a unique way for dementia sufferers, however it was not destined to be completed during the winter months! Cold and dampness put paid to the previous rapid progress, but not […]

Busylizzie Art bringing fun to an outside space…

Work began in earnest on the 8×4 panels of cemflex board which will cover this bland brick wall and create an exciting and colourful view for the residents of ‘The Rectory’ Care Home in Taunton. Artist Liz, of Busylizzie Art has designed a huge mural to fill the space, consisting of a large tree in […]

Art for arts sake…

Busylizzie Art has gone back to class – Friday art class at CiCCiC Taunton to be precise! What a pleasure it is to explore objects and materials from a different perspective than usual.  Who knew bubble wrap would capture the imagination in such a way… Circles inspired further choices of  objects to look closely at […]

Busylizzie Art working with GoCreate in the community…

Busylizzie Art & Jenny Keogh joined forces on behalf of GoCreate CiC to paint a large outdoor mural for Comeytrowe Residents on the wall of the hard court play area adjacent to Comeytrowe Park, Taunton this week.  The brief was to brighten up the previously graffitied walls to make to aspect much more welcoming… Jenny […]

Woodland scene almost complete…

Squirrels scamper in along an old beech branch, whilst s second owl swoops in and settles in the ash tree…     If you like this painting and would like to discuss further – email : busylizzie2@sky.com        Liz of Busylizzie Art  at work…

Peter Pan joins Alice, The Witches, Harry Potter & Co in the Library at Hamp Academy…

Day three of painting in the newly refurbished library at Hamp Academy, Bridgwater, has seen the appearance of more characters from the books above the shelves along with the children’s favourite quotes….   Peter Pan and a friendly looking dinosaur/dragon have joined the likes of Alice, The Gruffalo, and the Witches, emerging from the ‘books’ around […]

Funky Festival Flowers…

   Last weekend saw the culmination of months and months of meetings, discussions, planning, begging, making, and a tireless determination to pull off the first week-long festival celebrating the creative and performing Arts, TAUNTON LIVE 2015! What a triumph it was and a pleasure (even if exhausting) to be part of this very first event […]

Super Stars at Wellsprings

Children attending the summer holiday camp at a Wellsprings Leisure Centre this Thursday learned all about Stand Against Violence’s Constellation Campaign and their ‘Wish upon a Star’ project….. These are the stunning stars created by the 5-10 year olds in acrylic paint on plywood star shapes…. Busylizzie Art, working for Go Create Taunton, facilitated these […]