Category Archive: Art

Shoot it, sketch it

After the storm, Trá Bán, Sherkin Island. Soft pastel. © wildsherkin 2013. I decided to leave out the big rock in the foreground as it could have looked like an elephant’s bottom! I’m not sure… Continue reading

The things they leave behind

In Stephen G. Hipperson’s post, Artists Unknown, he explores the creativity of people who arrange natural objects to create something to say ‘I was here’. Seonaid also shared some delightful found treasures with us in her lovely… Continue reading

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Soft Pastels

Derrynane Strand, Lamb’s Head, Co Kerry, soft pastels © wildsherkin 2013 With thanks to Cee for this challenge. I know that this is a bit of a literal interpretation of the theme. Derrynane is one of… Continue reading

Travel theme: Sculpture

Expectant. Wire sculpture. © wildsherkin I made this a few years ago and she still sits expectantly on a small side-table in our house. Having never secured her properly to her base, she… Continue reading

Trá Bán

Trá Bán, Sherkin Island, Pastel © wildsherkin 2013

Shoot it, Sketch it, Collaboration No.2

Rustic fence, Hereford © Poppytump 2013 It seems that I was not the only blogger inspired by Poppytump’s wonderful images! Anna Cull’s painting of the harbour wall at Newlyn is ‘a hard act to follow’, and… Continue reading