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Karen Pearson – in Lockdown

7th May 2020

I have been making painting tutorial videos to share with everyone in lockdown.  It's a learning process and hard trying to juggle being cameraman as well as artist at the same time. I've also been beavering away in sculpture studio making birdbaths and other sculptures....a[...]

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Mark Boyd – Artist in Lockdown

6th May 2020

I have been enjoying the unfolding spring from the saddle of my new bicycle and the soles of my new trainers. I moved to north Norfolk in late January so I have a whole new house and garden to explore - including the wren that[...]

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Julia Cassels – Artist in Lockdown

I heard from a great friend who is now a well know cartoonist for the national papers. His days start at dawn, with briefs of the latest headlines for him to interpret and encapsulate into marvelous style of understated irony by the print deadline of[...]

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Jackie Garner Artist in Lockdown

I'm knee-deep in Roe Deer sightings here in Gloucestershire. There's at least seven individuals around, I can see them from my studio, but they're not appearing together so it's hard to know. Very distracting, but in a good way. ???? I've been writing a lot.[...]

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Darren Rees Artist in Lockdown

5th May 2020

I'm here at home in the Forth Valley, Scotland with the family. With plenty to do in the garden, we’ve made the most of the fine weather, and with unbroken views to the Trossachs and Highlands there has been, as ever, great opportunities to do[...]

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Hello world!

10th January 2019

Welcome to Art Safari's blog. I first took my watercolours to Malawi in 1991, where I was artist in residence on a scientific expedition which was following the footsteps of my ancestor and his more famous explorer colleague of 5 years, Dr David Livingstone. We[...]

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Rescheduled Galapagos tour

We were due to be in the Galapagos in May 2020, but the corona virus made travel and tourism seem frivolous as well as impossible.

We have rescheduled our Galapagos 2020 tour to next year: Darwin’s Islands July 2021.

There are still spaces to join this small group to the most interesting archipelago in the world.

Join us.

Rescheduled Galapagos tour

I swam right over these rays… and painted them later from memory.

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