Author Archives: julia33

About julia33

I am a painter and printmaker from Hebden Bridge in West Yorkshire. I am inspired by nature and the changing seasons.I also make bespoke wedding stationery and teach art to all ages.

Inspiration-Atlier Bingo

Atelier Bingo are a duo from France specialising in graphic design , surface pattern and illustration. They make bright screen prints and illustrations focussing on pattern and colour.I always like abstracts as they are something I don’t (kind of can’t) … Continue reading

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New Greetings Cards

I have been busy drawing and printing new card designs. The jade green colour on some of the birds is metallic and printed so well! I generally mix my own colours so it was an absolute treat to buy some … Continue reading

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Playlist-songs with talking

1.wolf larsen- kitchen door 2.jack-wintercomessummer 3.public service broadcasting-progress 4.lou reed-street hassle 5.arab strap-deeper 6.death in vegas-all that glitters 7. pulp-inside susan 8.idlewild-remote part/scottish fiction 9.the orb-little fluffy clouds 10. r.e.m-belong

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Inspiration-Alexander Calder

I first discovered Alexander Calder when I was at art college and I fell in love with his miniature circuses. He called them Cirque Calder and invited artists such as Picasso to view them. He invented the mobile and I … Continue reading

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Kingfisher cards

Lately I have been drawing lots and trying to get a range of cards together that I am happy with. This seems to take me a while; first I have to be happy with the drawing, then I have to … Continue reading

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Inspiration: Ginny Grayson

You might think a portrait painter is an unlikely inspiration for me, but I have been teaching lots of classes based on portraits and came across this beautiful work. Ginny Grason is an artist from New Zealand, now living in … Continue reading

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Playlist

1.damian jurado-ohio 2.vic chestnutt-flirted with you all my life 3.brad-buttercup 4.nico-these days 5.the field mice-let’s kiss and make up 6.buffalo tom-darl 7.bruce springsteen-atlantic city 8.warren zevon-lawyers, guns and money 9.neutral milk hotel-the king of carrot flowers pt 1 10. violent … Continue reading

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