AN INVITATION TO WRITE AN ART REVIEW…

Many of you in the Waterford area will know by now that there is a Recent Graduate Showcase on at 3/4 Georges Street in Waterford as part of the Imagine Festival. I have been considering writing a review of it except I amobviously a bit biased so I may leave it for a while. But …

DESERT INN, BARSTOW~The Anatomy of a Painting

Soon I will be leaving college with my art degree and I am looking at what's next. Part of this means I have decided to┬áreboot the Easel Weasel. I will start by posting excerpts from a never-before-seen (!) diary written when I was driving around the U.S. eleven years ago. Each post will be accompanied …

CAFE DE JAREN

I have not being painting since I took my studio apart a few months back, in April I think, and for the most part it has been the best decision I have ever made. I feel unburdened. I never realised how fixated I had become on painting as a studio pursuit and how the studio …

ART BARTER

As an artist I am often, no, always, stuck for money for materials. As it is all my extra income goes towards my art. I spend very little on clothes and going out and nothing on things that other women take for granted like tanning, waxing, manicures etc. Even at that I cannot afford things …