Posts Tagged ‘creating’

Shades & hues.

Beautiful shades & hues. (these are not Derwents, though)

My colouring-in techniques are not great.

Loving the beauty of graduated shades & hues

In a full set of Derwents 

Isn’t enough to¬†create beauty.

A determined & tidy start

Falters rapidly & declines …

Into a disappointing (messy) finish.

Persistently sent to Charlie Chuckles.

Acknowledged by certificates of merit

But alas! No prizes.

Charlie Chuckles Club Pin

Charlie Chuckles Club Pin

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Industrial Arts –

Metalwork, Woodwork, Technical Drawing.

Drawings smudge,

Metal messes,

And woodwork …

My magazine rack,

Two solid ends, held apart, upright & stable

By lengths of dowel.

My prized creation


Stained & polished.

Handiwork that works!!

Magazines in place, it takes pride of place

… until it collapses,

As does craftsmanship aspirations.

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