October 3, 2018
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The A to Z continues with O, P, Q R S and T . . .
O is for Oregon (at the time that this was written, I was preparing for a three-day drawing workshop that I...
Originally published 24th September 2018 at www.collectivemarks.blogspot.com - please use this link to sign up for email notifications of further blog posts.
I is for Inspiration (and for Improving)
Obviously I am inspired to paint by horses, but I am inspired to paint a...
Originally published 18th September 2018 at www.collectivemarks.blogspot.com - please use this link to sign up for email notifications of further blog posts.
E is for Editorial
When I am not drawing or painting (not been riding much recently due to lack of horse!) then I...
Originally published on 5th September 2018 at www.collectivemarks.blogspot.com.
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Earlier this year I took part in a
smallandsupercharged social media group A to Z about my busin...
Originally published May 2018 at www.collectivemarks.blogspot.com
This was part of a social media programme. the text was too long and I could not cut it down without losing the thread so it was posted as a link to this blog post. The rest of the A to Z follows in futur...
originally published 25th october 2017 at www.collectivemarks.blogspot.com
My last blog’s musings were about paintings that work on different levels and whether we should have to explain them. In that I stated that I liked books, films and music that works on different...
Originally published October 2017 at www.collectivemarks.blogspot.com
"Please don’t let me be Misunderstood"
Another music reference: I sometimes think that the song, first recorded by Nina Simone (co-incidentally in the year I was born) should be my theme tune!
Originally published September 2017 at www.collectivemarks.blogspot.com
On Sunday I was at the official opening and prize-giving of the Society of Equestrian Artist’s The Horse In Art exhibition. There had been a period of over a month since I was at the handing–in day...
originally published June 2016
This week I have a guest blogger - Lauren, who shares her thoughts on working alongside an artist:
I’ve been helping Ruth with admin and PR for about 8 months now. In that time my idea of what an artist is and what they do has changed consi...
Part #4 O to T - the penultimate blog post in my A to Z Art Business Glossary
Part #3 in my A to Z - I, J, K L, M & N
E, F, G & H - #2 part of my A to Z Art Glossay
the A to Z Art Glossary: # 1 - A to D
R is for Reproduction
Bladerunner, Bladerunner 2049 and Layers of Meaning in Art
Should We Explain our Paintings?
The perfect hanging location for a painting Or When is Art Not A Jar?
Romantic Vision, Tie Dye and Reality: Thoughts of an Artist's Admin.
Every Painting Has A Story
May 24, 2016
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