Moving into a new ‘old’ house, one that is a project, to say the least, is an amazing “blank canvas” opportunity… Yesterday I began and completed a giant wave across three canvases to make a huge wall-filler for the bathroom… Pretty pleased with end result… emulsion, chalk, tempera powder and acrylic paint.
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 […]
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 […]
‘Busylizzie Art’ exhibited at West Monkton Village Hall on Saturday November 12th at the ‘Mum2Mum’ Market… There were samples of ‘Baby Bunting’ individualised quilt designs, in a range of colours, on display and whilst orders could be placed on the day, many visitors took away leaflets about the services of Busylizzie Art… Photographs of large-scale […]
The woodland scene begun last week is beginning to be inhabited by a host of woodland ‘friends’…. All of the ‘arriving’ creatures are being painted in a range of scales to fit the spaces – so don’t be too critical of the fact the hedgehogs look as if they could seriously challenge Mr Badger… […]
Beginning to pull together sketches of woodland creatures for my next major commission at a village primary school in Somerset… Looking forward to getting on with this project as in the Easter holidays! More to follow…
Having completed the preliminary art work for this commission, I set to work on Tuesday with the background colour, sky, but encountered several obstacles on the way…. That moment I began to paint, I just knew the colour was just not right….I kept on painting a bit more, then a bit more and then stopped… […]
First sketches and colour testers for an exciting new project… Sand, beach, surf, surf-boards…. Testing out a range of colours for a beautiful boy’s bedroom… Surf’s up!!!
Adorning the walls of my newly refurbished kitchen are some of my new “poultry” friends: Ethel the hen and Clive the cockerel, along with Susan, also a hen. Painted in emulsion directly onto the soft pear green walls, these charming characters bring a little life into the room! We decided to revive our rather […]