We saw where Holly works and her amazing recent portraits in oils……IMG_0549

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IMG_0551Holly also showed us some wonderful
earlier black and white works in pen nd ink, very reminiscent of Beardsley

 

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These puffins are beautifully executed

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…..and then there was tea and lots of sharing of thoughts and ideas and then there were home made scones with home made blackcurrant jam and clotted cream……..

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Hilary brought some wonderful drawings and this porcelain ceramic beauty with an inside base of crushed green glass – any ideas how she made it?

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And we had another peep at that wonderful Hillfort pendant of green glass and copper…. IMG_0563

Josie and Rob had brought great sketchbooks for us to browse throughrob sketch1 copy
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Watch this space for our next sketching day towards the end of August. Possibly at Whittington Castle………

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