Tag Archives: #creative juices

Die Verlede en die Hede

Notes/ Notas: This is episode four of my version of Nellie’s plight // hierdie is episode vier van my weergawe van Nellie se verhaal. Nellie is Hester’s creation, click here to read her first instalment and challenge // Nellie is Hester se skepping, … Continue reading

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Lines and Wonders

I don’t think a human hand could draw this level of detail. I’d love to think I could do half the job… but why bother? This is one of those occasions when the photo will do for me… thanks! Happy … Continue reading

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Beloved – AJ

I don’t know why but as soon as I read Jen’s post I thought of this photo. The little lad sitting among the bluebells has a special place in AJ, the storyteller’s, heart. You see… I stole his initials when … Continue reading

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New Year’s Conversation…

Yesterday, I had a conversation with myself. While listening to a Jim Croce compilation I’d bought at our local record store, Beat That, I read the Wiki-P bio. Needless to say, when one reads about the untimely deaths of artists … Continue reading

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SAD Theory!

The first few years after arriving in Ireland weren’t easy. Especially the winters. How so? Well bringing a family from the warm southern hemisphere country of South Africa really impacted our lifestyle, especially in winter! Did I say especially in … Continue reading

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Experimental – the Art of Writing

Playing with words. putting together ideas in word form. The art of writing? Is writing an art or is it simply a developed skill, like engineering or pottery? I don’t have the answer but I do know there’s a strong … Continue reading

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Experimental

Experimental. Mmmmm? I reckon most of my attempts at art could be called experimental. I love the bold, bright primary colours and combining some creative ideas to splash up happy pieces. Mostly… that is! Let me remind you of a … Continue reading

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A Peek Into – AJ Vosse, the Storyteller

Keeping the peek line of thought going, why don’t I suggest an interactive Q&A session or twenty? The thought has dawned that many of you regular friends know bits about me but may not know what motivates the storytelling element of … Continue reading

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