IpadArtChallenge Day 26

Challenges, Digital

In 2020 I realised I am way more of a perfectionist than I thought I was. The solution to that is to churn out as many happy digital birds as possible.

Day 26: A Striking Starling.

I’m posting them over on my Instagram first (@artjmtinsta) so you can follow along there.

IpadArtChallenge Day 25

Challenges, Digital

In 2020 I realised I am way more of a perfectionist than I thought I was. The solution to that is to churn out as many happy digital birds as possible.

Day 21: A Sanguine Seagull.

I’m posting them over on my Instagram first (@artjmtinsta) so you can follow along there.

IpadArtChallenge Day 24

Challenges, Digital

In 2020 I realised I am way more of a perfectionist than I thought I was. The solution to that is to churn out as many happy digital birds as possible.

Day 21: An Ostentatious Owl.

I’m posting them over on my Instagram first (@artjmtinsta) so you can follow along there.

IpadArtChallenge Day 23

Challenges, Digital

In 2020 I realised I am way more of a perfectionist than I thought I was. The solution to that is to churn out as many happy digital birds as possible.

Day 21: A Playful Puffin.

I’m posting them over on my Instagram first (@artjmtinsta) so you can follow along there.

IpadArtChallenge Day 21

Challenges, Digital

In 2020 I realised I am way more of a perfectionist than I thought I was. The solution to that is to churn out as many happy digital birds as possible.

Day 21: A Pleasant Pheasant.

I’m posting them over on my Instagram first (@artjmtinsta) so you can follow along there.

IpadArtChallenge Day 19

Challenges, Digital

In 2020 I realised I am way more of a perfectionist than I thought I was. The solution to that is to churn out as many happy digital birds as possible.

Day 19: A Flamboyant Fairy Penguin.

I’m posting them over on my Instagram first (@artjmtinsta) so you can follow along there.

IpadArtChallenge Day 18

Challenges, Digital

In 2020 I realised I am way more of a perfectionist than I thought I was. The solution to that is to churn out as many happy digital birds as possible.

Day 18: A Brilliant Budgie.

I’m posting them over on my Instagram first (@artjmtinsta) so you can follow along there.

IpadArtChallenge Day 15

Challenges, Digital

In 2020 I realised I am way more of a perfectionist than I thought I was. The solution to that is to churn out as many happy digital birds as possible.

Day 14: An Eccentric Eagle.

I’m posting them over on my Instagram first (@artjmtinsta) so you can follow along there.

Christmas 2020

Chatty, Step-by-Step, watercolour

That came round fast didn’t it?

I had bigger plans, as ever, to post more and complete more projects. But overall I think I’ve done well this year. I finished the Beardies in Need Christmas cards (I swear I will post about each one soon), finished some pieces in lockdown and even had a stall at a craft fair. It could be worse.

I have one more day at work and then out of office is going on. I think everyone really needs a break this year.

So, let’s ignore the Tier 4 stuff and the fact that so many of us can’t see friends and family. Instead, I’m going to think about what I can have this Christmas.

One thing is, I hope, plenty of time to just do nothing. Maybe Mario kart, maybe a board game, maybe just ditto watching the with a glass of wine and a fire.

Today after work I finished a long overdue Christmas card. It’s going to my parent’s grandparents and includes their two favourite kinds of dogs. It’s been a while since I did a good old fashioned step-by-step post.

As always, starting with the pencil drawing.
I hadn’t done any blurred backgrounds in a while (you know that Nigella Lawson effect? So it was fun to try something a bit different.
Finally I added in the white highlights and filled in the text.

If I don’t post again before, I hope that you have wonderful break. It’s been a tough year but, we’ll make it through.

Stay safe everyone.