• DISCOVER YOUR CREATIVE SIDE

    PAUSING …..

    We all do it! We pause! We stop what we are doing, just for a moment, to think, to breathe, to notice something, to look, to listen …. WE PAUSE! We are, just for a moment, bringing out attention to something.   Some might think of it as being diverted … getting sidetracked .. even daydreaming.  For others it may represent being with a fleeting thought … may be something that feels uncomfortable …  or it could just be a fleeting moment of LOVE .. or WONDER .. or CURIOSITY.…

  • WHAT IS COLOUR?

    LUMINOSITY

    I was looking at a painting a few days ago and its LUMINOSITY struck me. It seemed to shine with a particular quality although the effect is by clever use of certain tints of paint …. and as someone who also paints I was curious as to what gave it that brightness. The English Romanticist, landscape painter,  JMC Turner, was recognised for his ability to use reflective light which gave his work this luminescent quality. Luminous means to emit light .. but to be described as such that light must…