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Studio Diary- January 2017

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I thought that I would try and keep a bit of a diary on my blog of the work I am working on and completing every month. I think it would be helpful to me and (hopefully) interesting to others, I know that I enjoy having a peak into other people’s processes and work. This Read More

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Jo Degenhart #marchmeetthemaker

Taking part in #Marchmeetthemaker

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  After completing  my month of drawing in February, I leapt straight into #marchmeetthemaker. For those of you that have not heard of this challenge it was organised by illustrator Joanne Hawker and was a list of prompts to be used on instagram and other social media to help your followers get to know you. I Read More

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Day 22 In the Stream by Jo Degenhart

Week 4 of the 28 Drawings Later Challenge

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This is the final week of the 28 Drawings Later Challenge that ran through February and as it was a leap year, there are 8 pictures this week. Day 22- In the Stream This picture was inspired by the same trip to the river as day ….. I wanted to look at the pictures I Read More

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Day 19 Windy beach walk by Jo Degenhart

Week 3 of the 28 Drawings Later Challenge

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Here are the pictures from the third week of the 28 Drawings later challenge that runs through February. Day 15- In the sand dunes This was a gorgeous day on Harlech beach in north Wales. We had so much fun there running down the slopes then clambering up again, our feet sinking into the sand Read More

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A walk in the woods by Jo Degenhart

Week 2 of the 28 Drawings Later Challenge

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Here are the pictures from the second week of the February drawing challenge. Day 8 A younger looking, weird eyed me Faces are such a challenge to me but there is nothing for it but to face my own fears. Hardest part of this drawing was to stare at my face in the mirror. I need Read More

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Spring Snowdrops Print by Jo Degenhart

Spring Snowdrops Linoprint

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For my second spring flower print I decided to chose Snowdrops. I love these little white flowers popping up in spring, these ones were drawn from picture I took at a garden near my Nan’s house. There were so many snowdrops growing there and we even saw a group planted in a heart shape. After trying a reduction Read More

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Day 1 Watching the Perseid Meteor Shower

Week 1 of the 28 Drawings Later Challenge

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I heard about the 28 Drawing Later Challenge from the very talented artist Rona Innes when I was looking for motivation to draw more and perhaps develop the sort of art I would like to create. It is a challenge which runs through February where you draw every day then share your work on their facebook page. Read More

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Spring Daffodils by Jo Degenhart

Spring Daffodil Lino Print

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I decided to produce two spring flower prints to celebrate my two favourite flowers at this time of year. I love spring bulbs, the first colour to burst though the ground after months of grey and brown, a surge of colour that signals the lighter nights and brighter days. I started with daffodils, three star shaped Read More

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Jo Degenhart Crafted Christmas Advent 2015

Day 25 Crafted Christmas Advent

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Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to you all! Thank you for all your support though the Crafted Christmas Advent. Jo x

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Day 24 Crafted Christmas Advent- Mother and Child

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Day 24 of the Crafted Christmas Advent is a lino print of Mary and Jesus which I made into a Christmas card this year. I think that no matter what your beliefs, the image of a mother and child is relevant to this time of year, representing the love of your family, the new year Read More

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