Browsing Archive: April, 2014


Posted by Kat C on Wednesday, April 30, 2014, In : Art 
I've finished my latest painting last night in record time.  I think this one took just under a week.  I'm really chuffed with how it's come out.  It's acrylic and glitter on canvas and is A3.  I haven't decided what to call it yet, probably something with Dandelions in as they're one of my favourite flowers.

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A Little Bit Goth

Posted by Kat C on Sunday, April 20, 2014, In : Crafting 
Well it's been a busy week.  I've been busy painting and making jewellery.  Earlier in the year I set myself up a new Etsy shop called A Little Bit Goth, so I've been making new items for that shop as well as Woodle Doodle Dandy Designs.  So far I've already made 2 sales and I'm feeling really inspired at the moment, so that's really good. You can also find my new shop on here too.

I've also been working on a new painting.  I'm still mainly blocking in the colours at the mo but will get some p...
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Raku Firing

Posted by Kat C on Monday, April 14, 2014, In : Out & About 
I had a lovely day out on Saturday and went over to my boyfriends studio to see him do a raku firing.  I saw him set up and load the kiln and then waited while everything cooked.  My favourite bit is always when he first takes the items out and you can see how the glazes have reacted and the wonderful colours they have produced.  Some of them came out some amazing metallic tones.  Unfortunately my pics don't really do them justice as I only had my ipod handy to take them on.  A great day thou...
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Posted by Kat C on Thursday, April 3, 2014, In : Misc 
Well it's been a busy month.  I think I mentioned in my last post that I had opted for voluntary redundancy.  My last day in my job was last Friday.  It was such an emotional day and I had a fab fairwell with lots of lovely cards and gifts.  My favourites were the handmade ones, but I shall treasure them all.

Mental health often gets a raw deal in the press but I can honestly say, as someone who has worked in the field over 11 years and received support for their own issues, the people I have ...
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