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Veronica Roth

Midsummer, meadow, wildflowers and a tiny seasonal journal

The meadow keeps meadowing along with wildflowers and grasses going thru their season an I keep walking thru it taking photos and marvelling at how beautiful it all is. Right now there are tons of peacock butterfly caterpillars on the ragwort munching away. I…

August 2, 2016
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Owls, owls, owls

There are such wonderful organisations all over the UK which are dedicated to the preservation and the showing of wildlife; whether butterflies, birds, mammals, or wildflowers. These organisations routinely pop up around shopping centres, markets, fairs and any public show. Last Saturday, I came…

July 26, 2016
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Having fun painting this week

You know what it’s like when you look forward to an art challenge week from your favourite art store Opus Art Supplies, and then Monday comes… aaand….then it’s Tuesday! Yes! That is me this week. Miss Butterfly Brain! (“So what else is new?” you…

June 15, 2016
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A Sunday painting en plein air with Opus

Hey, I was just so excited for today to come because today is the Opus outdoor painting challenge day. I already scouted the Opus painting corridor and decided that I loved the quiet of this little creek in the green space. The theme was…

May 15, 2016
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Eric’s art challenge: sky

Helloo, helloooo! Long time, no DC. I’m so happy that Eric has called a new DC, Drawing Challenge, which has now been renamed AC, Art Challenge. (And it’s our 194th! WOW) It’s so lovely, and I think Melodye suggested it first, but it’s true…

May 14, 2016
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Painting on ephemera workshop day

Hi everyone, It’s been a wonderful week round here and lately I’ve done all sorts of things which have taken me out of my comfort zone…and survived them! Last night I was asked to teach a painting on ephemera workshop at my local Opus…

May 13, 2016
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Painting while Primavera smiles

Just today! I stepped out of the front door and look at these amazing orange poppies! It’s hard to believe that when I first moved into my home, now five years ago, the whole garden was various shades of pink! Now there is an…

May 10, 2016