The never ending tinkering of Blogging

If any of you have a blog out there you know that there is always something to do on it -aside from writing the posts that is. It's seriously never ending. You could go all day and night everyday and there'd still be more to do on it. And especially on wordpress you're always being …

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Uh-oh: The struggle to photograph my artwork.

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Susan Wellington 'Abstract Landscape 1' Oil on Linen 2012 I must say trying to get your photos to look like your paintings almost takes just as much time as it does to paint them. Over the last weeks I've been photographing some new paintings and gouaches. I have a relatively new camera with a lot …

The joy of snapping: photographing birds

Photo of swan defending its territory

I take a camera with me basically everywhere I go. My father gave me one for a Christmas gift 3 years ago and I'll be forever grateful that he did as it opened up a creative outlet that I'd forgotten all about. I rediscovered the joy of snapping. (I'd only ever used the camera to …