Category Archives: Arty Stuff

Custom Cards

I create custom cards…commissions include wedding cards, birthday cards, thank you cards, etc…all individually illustrated using watercolour and pen, unique and original.

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Klimt Inspired Girls

Recently I have been creating some artwork inspired by one of my favourite artists, Gustav Klimt. Some of these will be available as prints in the near future.

Watercolour and Pen Commissions

Here are a few watercolour and pen commissions I have done over the past year.

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Canal Boat

Meet the Artist

I’m Amanda…I rediscovered art about 5 years ago, a year after being diagnosed with advanced cancer. I love working with watercolour and pen, and my style is more illustrative than painterly. I draw everything and anything. Recently I have got back into digital art, using an iPad Pro. I have an Etsy Shop where I sell small pieces of original art and handmade cards. Note: it is very rare to see a photo of me!

Playing with Procreate

I treated myself to an iPad Pro and Apple Pencil for Christmas. One of the apps I was keen to use was Procreate, a digital painting app designed specifically for the iPad Pro.

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Klimt Inspired Girl

This is a commission I did for my mum.

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Vegetables in a Basket

This commission was done last November for a new delicatessen, Good and Proper, opening in Edinburgh this spring.

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TARDIS visits Wonky Town

This was a commission I undertook last year…the remit was a long tall canvas filled with tall wonky houses, a little TARDIS and Scrabo Tower.

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A Little Sketchbook of Footwear

I am trying to catch up with blog posts about my sketchbooks! This one is all about shoes, boots etc, and was done at the beginning of the year.
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