Hey there! If you enjoyed my last Watercolour Painting post, you might like this one. It’s all about painting trees. As a massive tree fan, I’m always painting leaves and branches, and looking for the best way to translate the Australian Gum Tree to canvas – (or 300gsm cold pressed !) Gum trees are my … More Trees in Watercolor
The first rule of mental health should be to learn to scribble things down. While your ‘ever so neat’ spouse might criticise you for the abundance of post-it notes and scraps of paper everywhere, at least he/she won’t have to pay for psychiatric counselling every time you go on holiday or host the extended family for Christmas at your place. … More List – less.
Sucking in my last lungfuls of air before an avalanche cuts off both by oxygen and the route to freedom. Sheer walls surround me, each one a solid, heavy block. One false move and I’m a goner. Gingerly I edge my way through the danger zone, past soft piles and hard walls. Where do I start digging? I have to make my way through this. Somehow. … More Photo Death.
Doomsday Preppers are an…interesting lot. I reckon maybe they have a few kangaroos loose in the top paddock.
I’m just sayin’, when Supreme Grand PooPah Kim-Jong Un shoots his ballistic missiles at someone because they won’t say he invented Gangnam Style dancing, I’m betting there won’t be a enough time for a conversation around the dinner table about which backpack to take. … More Doomsday – is there any point to prepping? Or will we be…
I can’t remember why I drew this picture a few years ago. I have a feeling there were bush fires in the area and I envisaged a very happy Pickers cohort surrounded by empty boxes and the sound of someone singing “Yesterday.” … More Hemp workers…ba ha…
The perfect medium for waterscapes is watercolour paint. The transluscence and glow you can get in unparalleled in any other paint. Mini class tips! … More Waterscapes – perfect in Watercolour
You are going to help your child buy his first car? If you’re like me you want him to have a Hummer or maybe a Sherman Tank. He wants a Californian Moke, an Army surplus Jeep or maybe a 1969 Corvette Stingray. Our wishlists are polar opposites. I’m the WORST parent to take car-shopping.
It’s boiling in Sydney – 38 degrees Celsius. That’s a balmy 100.4 Fahrenheit for OtherWorlders. My deck plants look like they need Viagra. What can you do to stay cool in hot weather? … More ERck…It’s HOT!! – What to do when you start to fry – 15 great tips.