Wednesday, 30 November 2016

LACE

Could anything be sweeter?   Lace and flower are googled, wee one is extracted from an Anne Geddes photograph.

Wednesday, 23 November 2016

LET'S GET ZETTI


Our theme is ZETTI at the Muses this week so time to get cracking and have some fun with Zetti people, birds or fish .... or anything else that comes to mind.

So whether you create digitally, in mixed media, or in paint or fabric we'd love you to come and join in the fun here at the Muses.

Enjoy.

Wednesday, 16 November 2016

The Three Muses Challenge - PLANTS AND/OR INSECTS.

This week at the Muses the theme is PLANTS AND/OR INSECTS.  My sample picture is entitled "Queen Bee".  Include a plant or plants OR an insect or insects OR a plant AND an insect.  Have fun!

Wednesday, 9 November 2016

THE WELCOME MAT IS OUT!

We've noticed many artists stop by Three Muses to see the art.   We want you all to know you're welcome to join us in the fun.  We welcome any media...watercolor, mixed media, digital, sketching, stamping, stitchery....however you choose to express your artistic bent.  All skill levels are welcome.  Posting your art is a simple process, and our community of artists offer generous support and camaraderie.   Hop on board! 

BUBBLES

This week's challenge is BUBBLES.   I'm looking forward to seeing how many ways we manage to depict them!

Wednesday, 2 November 2016

WELCOME MAT IS OUT !



We've noticed many artists stop by Three Muses to see the art.   We want you all to know you're welcome to join us in the fun.  We welcome any media...watercolor, mixed media, digital, sketching, stamping, stitchery....however you choose to express your artistic bent.  All skill levels are welcome.  Posting your art is a simple process, and our community of artists offer generous support and camaraderie.   Hop on board! 

EYE, EYE


My challenge to you for this week is to create art where EYES are featured.  Could be human or animal eyes but the 'eye of a needle' or the 'eye of a storm' would be great too!

I'm sure you'll have lots of ideas but just in case you need a little help to get you started here is a sample for your inspiration.

Have fun!





Wednesday, 26 October 2016

The Three Muses Challenge - SHADES OF BLUE

This week at the Three Muses Challenge the theme is SHADES OF BLUE. My sample picture shows a man trying to disappear into the blue.  Use shades of blue in your artwork,  Anything goes!  Have fun.

Wednesday, 19 October 2016

Three Muses - Apple

Autumn is my favorite time of year.  It's time for rosy red apples, apple barns, apple pie, and spicy apple cider.  I'm looking forward to seeing lots of apples here this week!

Wednesday, 12 October 2016

WINDOWS or DOORS


It's WINDOWS or DOORS this week folks and here's a little inspiration to get you started.

Enjoy!

Credits are on my blog.


Tuesday, 4 October 2016

The Three Muses Challenge - CELESTIAL

This week at the Muses the theme is CELESTIAL.  Anything that belongs in the sky or in space will do or, if you are like me, you will cheat a little bit and bring the moon and the stars down to ground level.  Have fun.  Anything goes.

Wednesday, 28 September 2016

Three Muses Challenge - BUTTERFLIES

Rainforest Visitor.

"Life is like a butterfly which, when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp; but which, if you sit quietly, may alight upon you."
Background is a composite of five photos, butterfly is courtesy of Dove Publications.

Wednesday, 21 September 2016

SIMPLY SEPIA


I've chosen SIMPLY SEPIA as our theme here at the Three Muses this week.   Vintage or Surreal Sepia or anything in between is good.

I'm sure you won't, but just in case you need a little inspiration, here is a sample to get you started.

Have fun!

Wednesday, 14 September 2016

The Three Muses Challenge - Autumn Colours

This week at the Muses the theme is AUTUMN COLOURS.  Have fun.  Use shades of autumn in any way you care to choose.

Wednesday, 7 September 2016

STREET LAMP

Here are a couple of dapper dudes out for the evening.  No doubt there are a couple of lucky ladies waiting somewhere for their arrival. 

Wednesday, 31 August 2016

BLACK AND WHITE WITH A SPLASH OF COLOUR


This week's challenge is to create art in Black and White with a Splash of Colour.  As always, I'm sure you will be bubbling with ideas of your own but just in case you need a little help to get you started here is a sample for your inspiration.

Have fun!

I am on holiday for a couple of weeks from today so Marie has kindly offered to post my challenge for me.

Thanks Marie!

Credits can be found on my blog

Wednesday, 24 August 2016

The Three Muses Challenge - ROSES

This week at the Muses the theme is ROSES.  Have fun choosing new ways to feature the lovely rose!


Wednesday, 17 August 2016

BOOK COVER

I'm always attracted to the stories that begin "One dark and stormy night..."   Intrigue and mystery draw me in and I find myself reading far into the night.  This is the sort of book I'd have to take from the shelf and explore!   I can't wait to see what your cover will be!

Wednesday, 10 August 2016

YOU'VE GOT MAIL


My challenge to you for this week is to create MAIL ART, whether it be postcard, envelope, stamp or stamp person and show it here at the Muses.

I'm sure you'll be buzzing with ideas but just in case you need a little help to get you started here's a sample for your inspiration!

 Credit to Imagekid.com, HoneyDesigns,  GraphicsFairy and the Public Domain.

Enjoy.



Wednesday, 3 August 2016

The Three Muses Challenge - BUTTONS AND BOWS

This week at the Muses the theme is BUTTONS AND BOWS.  Have fun!!