Category Archives: Studio Practice

Sketchbooks

I am in the process of rethinking my art practice as this is something which, between studying for a Level 1 creative writing module and family commitments, has slipped in the past year. Based on feedback from my tutor I … Continue reading

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Studio Practice – Notes

In feedback for Assignment 1 of this course my tutor made a number of suggestions in relation to developing a more robust and sustained studio practice. These included:  Creating a more independent way of working  Consider exercises part of my creative practice, … Continue reading

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Techniques – Gouache

Some notes, from a variety of sources, on techniques for using gouache: – Lying flat areas of colour can be difficult. Mix paint to consistency of single cream as this allows even coverage – though some colours are semi-opaque and … Continue reading

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