Jenny’s Homemade Walnut Ink
Self portrait done with Jenny's homemade walnut ink.

Jenny’s walnut ink   My friend Jenny has made her own ink from walnuts she gathered herself in Italy – how romantic is that? She very kindly brought me some to try, and I did a little bit of drawing the other night.       Jenny’s ink is a mid-brown, but Nick Neddo’s book […]

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The Art Technician – 26
The Art Technician - episode 26. Filling in the gaps and helping with collographs.

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Art And Money: Curated From Etsy
Artworks about money, selected from Etsy - perfect gifts for personal finance fans!

Art about money, curated from Etsy When I set out to assemble a selection of work from Etsy about art and money and every way they connect, I had no idea how hard it would be.   There are some wonderful pieces but there are some that are… let’s be kind – less than wonderful. […]

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The Art Technician – 25
Week 25 of The Art Technician - it's half term, and I'm working on core team duties.

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Art And Money
Art & Money: why selling art is not selling out - an introduction to my new work about money.

Art and money. I’m an artist by training, but a writer as well. Recently, I’ve been doing a lot of writing and editing for personal finance blogs. If you’ve asked yourself why an artist should write a personal finance blog, ask yourself why not – why do we have to labour under the prevailing myth […]

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