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Jolly Fabric Bunting Tutorial

Its a bit of an English tradition to break out the bunting for a happy occasion, so why not make your own in fabric as a keepsake? A jolly fabric bunting tutorial with lettering that you can use for a nursery or display on the mantelpiece to celebrate a holiday or changing seasons!

Getty manuscript example

St Patrick & Ancient Inspiration

I have always been fascinated by medieval illuminated manuscripts not just for the amazing painted miniatures and flourishes but also for the …

Oil on canvas

Disposable

Found objects diorama as still life, oil on canvas.

Art(uro)'s Not Dead art show

Art(uro)’s Not Dead Gallery Show

Last night was the opening of a pop-up art show in Downtown LA at Hatakayama Gallery featuring work by myself and nine other LA based artists.

Getty Sketchbook

During down time at the Getty I like sketching in the galleries. As well as pursuing  a long tradition of sketching from …

Messerschmidt’s Emotional Extremes

With a focus on ‘extreme expression’ in this two-day studio workshop we took our inspiration from the excellent Messerschmidt and Modernity exhibition …

Views from the Getty

This summer I was selected as a Gallery docent at the Getty Center. It has been such a great experience going through training, meeting such wonderful people and getting to know the artwork in more depth.

Dia de los Muertos

I returned to one of my favorite events here in LA, the Day of the Dead festival held in the impressive surroundings …

Samba Night!

Print work for a monthly Samba night in Venice Beach, California.