Experimenting

Oh dear, hadn’t realised it was quite so long since I wrote my last blog post! In my defence I have been away for some of that time and I’ve been experimenting with combining acrylic painting with glass painting. As you probably now know I love trying new ideas but this time I am sticking …

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Dog Agility glass painting!

I’m starting to add background to more of my animal paintings now and generally pleased with the results. It can be quite tricky painting around the animals because unlike painting on paper you can’t overlap glass paint because the original colour can be seen from the other side of the glass. This means I’m unable …

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Ginger

My latest painting is a ginger cat on a glass mug and I added the goldfish bowl for a bit of character! Hope you like him. Trying to get the colour ginger was quite difficult, I used orange, white and a spot of brown in the end. However having looked at other people’s work ginger …

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Hooray!

Not only has the sun been shining but my website is now live with my new brand name ‘Animal Glass Designs’ and I have freebies to celebrate! I’m offering customers who make a purchase in February from my shops or website free UK p&p (use coupon code freeukpostage) and not to miss out overseas customers …

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It’s wet!

My new website is almost ready and I plan to launch it next week. After advice from friends, family and thanks to Phil Deem, Exeter Business Support I’ve added missing information and I think it looks good. I have gone for the paid version, so there is plenty of room for photos! I will let …

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A Christmas carol in pictures

Happy Christmas to you all. As I’m sure everyone has been busy these last few weeks, I’ve created a ‘Silent Night’ pinterest board for a relaxing browse! http://pinterest.com/arpglassdesigns/folksy-sings-silent-night/ As it doesn’t include any of my creations, here is one! This photograph was taken last Christmas eve and it’s also in my 2013 photo calendar Hope …

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Flying like a Bird!

My Robin christmas decoration/sun catchers have literally been flying out of my house, which is great news. I’ve sold them on Folksy, in Quay Presents shop and on craft stalls. Shame I don’t get any real ones in my garden! It made me realise that I currently have a collection of birds for sale. As …

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Folksy Friday

Friday already, where does the time go? Well I am now in possession of a new mobile camera phone. I was brave and ordered a 2nd hand Nokia N8 from ebay! This was my first attempt at bidding and with trial and error and a few failed bids, I eventually won an auction. The purchase …

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