Browsing Archive: August, 2013

Illustration Friday "Rescue"

Posted by Clare Brookes on Friday, August 30, 2013,

When I got the topic for this week's Illustration Friday "Rescue" the first thing I thought about was:

"What do I need rescuing from?"

My thoughts are all a-clutter, my life is too busy (and the only thing I want to give up is my day job) my ideas are spread like butter on a giant piece of bread, and sprinkled with glitter.

The next thing I about thought was:

"Who's gonna rescue me?"

I liked the idea of a dragon or a mythical creature, but in the end the only one who is going to recue me is...wel...
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***Etsy Shop Sale***

Posted by Clare Brookes on Friday, August 30, 2013,

I love a bargain!!!

I'm selling thru my handmade bags and bangles so they are literally as cheap as they can get!!!

Come and visit my Etsy shop and have a peek around

I've got a few Mumma and Bubba matching bags coming soon xx

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My New Favourite Material

Posted by Clare Brookes on Friday, August 23, 2013, In : Art 

It's shiny! It's glittery! It's completely gorgeous!!! And I like it better than gold!!!

"The earliest use of mica has been found in cave paintings created during the Upper Paleolithic period (40,000 BC to 10,000 BC)" thanx Wiki

It also has other cool properties outside of the art sphere - like it can naturally split into sheets up to 0.025mm thick and still retain it's brilliant heat and electrical insulative properties!!

I have also some gorgeous gold mica flake paint here it is on one ...
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