The 100 Day Project – Days 61 to 74

September 13, 2021
The 100 Day Project

  The 100 Day Project – Background Information On 30 June I announced my plan to do a #The100DayProject – starting on 1 July, and explained a bit about what that is. For me, it’s a plan to do something (anything) creative for 100 days. As it turns out, my art group decided to do a 30 day sketching challenge during July, so the beginning of my 100 Day Project was quite sketch heavy, however along the way I fell in…

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The 100 Day Project

The 100 Day Project – Days 47 to 60

  The 100 Day Project – Background Information On 30 June I announced my plan to do a #The100DayProject – starting on 1 July, and explained a bit about what that is. For me, it’s a plan to do something (anything) creative for 100 days.…

August 30, 2021
Mental Health and Self Care

Mental Health and Self Care

When it came to preparing a post for this week, all I could think was “I don’t have time” and “I’m stretched too thin” and “I need to look after my mental health and I need to be mindful of self care”. I’m doing…

August 23, 2021

The 100 Day Project – Days 33 to 46

On 30 June I announced my plan to do a #The100DayProject – starting on 1 July, and explained a bit about what that is. For me, it is a plan to do something (anything) creative for 100 days. As it turns out, my art group decided…

August 16, 2021
fireplace, wood burning,

I’m dreaming of a winter getaway!

Winter Getaways have been on my mind. It’s no secret that I’m a fan of winter. I love it!   Of course, winter in Brisbane is very mild as compared to other parts of the world and indeed even my own country!  I love to…

August 9, 2021
Ink & Watercolour

The 100 Day Project – Days 19 to 32

  On 30 June I announced my plan to do a #The100DayProject – starting on 1 July, and explained a bit about what that is. For me, it is a plan to do something (anything) creative for 100 days. As it turns out, my art group…

August 2, 2021
Art

The Healing Power of Visual Arts

GEM OF ZEN #38 The Healing Power of Visual Arts Today I warmly welcome Alexander Grosse to the blog. Alexander guest posts on a topic of which he has much experience and on a topic which I can very much relate to and that…

July 26, 2021

The 100 Day Project – Days 1 to 18

On 30 June I announced my plan to do a #The100DayProject – starting on 1 July, and explained a bit about what that is. For me, it is a plan to do something (anything) creative for 100 days. As it turns out, my art…

July 19, 2021
Delta Variant

Corona Chronicles #8 – The Delta Variant

Why I started the Corona Chronicles series? I started the Corona Chronicles series in April 2020 in order to create a bit of a written time capsule of this very strange time we are experiencing and here I am 15 months later with #8…

July 12, 2021
Creativity

The 100 Day Project

I stumbled across The 100 Day Project on Instagram and also one of my classmates in art class is doing one. As I love a challenge (I’ve done numerous photo challenges) and I need to incorporate art more regularly into my life, I’ve decided…

June 30, 2021
art

Taking Stock – June 2021

Pictured above are some examples of art from my Tuesday morning art classes plus a few bits of recent exploratory art that I’ve done at home. The art classes don’t specialise in any one form of art. They’re a chance to taste test various…

June 28, 2021
Scarves

13 Days of Scarves

I recently wrote about the fact that I have a heap of scarves that never get worn in a post I called Project Scarf-A-Day.  As the name suggests I decided to take a photo of myself wearing one of my scarves every day as…

June 21, 2021