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Mary-Anne Bartlett Artist in Lockdown

By Mary-Anne Bartlett on 07/05/2020

Corona has turned my life upside down.  It was a roller-coaster of emotion when everything first ground to a halt. [...]

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Alison Street Artist in Lockdown

I am keeping myself busy in Zambia during this time painting although its taken me a while to get round to doing anything as my head's been all over the place since January. I've been down to the Lower Zambezi a couple of times, I[...]

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Claudia Myatt Artist in Lockdown

I'm writing an in depth book on how to draw, to help build your sketching confidence and so that you don't have to try and remember everything I've said after one of my drawing workshops! I'm in Woodbridge, living on my boat on the river[...]

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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


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!


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 are excited to announce our long-awaited Galapagos trip is in the diary and available to book!

Look at the details and secure your place to visit the most interesting archipelago in the world: Darwin’s Islands August 2022.

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Rescheduled Galapagos tour

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

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