Nellie is another piece of work using white coloured pencils on black paper. After producing my other piece of work entitled Little Lottie I wanted to explore a different subject matter which would require different methods applying the pencil to portray … Continue reading Nellie in white coloured pencil
I’m absolutely loving creating white images at the moment, and this is a first for me in that it’s my first portrait on black paper. This is a painting of a friend’s daughter called Lottie. When I saw the photograph, … Continue reading Little Lottie
New Experimental Work In Progress The last two months have been exceptionally busy. Participating in the local Arts In Redditch Pop Up Gallery, and opening my studio at the same time was a little hectic to say the least. But … Continue reading Icarus Painting Board & Wax Based Media
It’s all systems go at Jackie Kirby Art!! The last few weeks have been a bit hectic to say the least. You never know when opportunities are going to come your way, or sometimes the reason for why and how … Continue reading New Studio & Mini Gallery at Imogens, Headless Cross, Redditch.
I am considering this little watercolour as a basis for a future project. Are you a beginner to watercolour? Would you like to have a go … Continue reading Stormy Sutton On Sea
It is very easy to feel subjugated by those around us that have or are perceived to have talent, but what exactly do we mean by the word talent and how important is it for those of us who are striving to become creative in different ways, to achieve this talented status? All my life I have enjoyed taking on new challenges, acquiring new skills in both a professional capacity and a personal one. I have definitely never classed myself as talented, but I do class myself as hardworking. Unfortunately, I did not find love in being creative until I … Continue reading What is talent exactly?
Finally I have some time to relax, and what do I decide to do? Well it has been nearly 32° here in Neuvic in the Dordogne today, and I’ve never been very good at sitting out in the sun. So … Continue reading New Portfolio Work In Progress Page
Hello! I’m Jackie the Artist behind Jackie Kirby Art and I’m new to the world of blogging & websites! Thank you to Lisa Clough the Artist behind Lachri.com and John Middick from sharpenedartist.com for giving me the inspiration to start … Continue reading My New Blog/Website