Teens With Dreams
Just got back from the Teens Unite charity event called Tuxedos and Tiaras. I thought it was appropriate to look the part and dusted off the suit I met HRH Prince Charley boy in. Glad I did dress up as everyone in there was in ball gowns and dickie bows, everyone went the full nine yards tonight. The part of the evening I was most looking forward to was seeing how much the paintings we did at...
You need to learn when to take a step back and do the right thing for the benefit of others, even if it means a personal sacrifice. I did an amazing workshop with some of the teens from Teens Unite, a teenage cancer charity on Thursday last week. Together we created a bunch of canvases that will be going up for auction at a charity event tomorrow night to raise money for Teens Unite. The pieces...
Had an amazing day with the teens unite crew who did a workshop at my studio with a bunch of the teens they help. We worked together to create a bunch of paintings of Marilyn Monroe, Charlie Chaplin and Clint Eastwood that will be auctioned off at an event in london on monday to raise money for the charity. Hopefully they will raise a lot and help them continue to change the lives of a lot of...
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AITC's great art revolution
Got a ring to it doesn’t it… I want to do what Jamie Oliver does but replace making people healthier through food with making people healthier through art. If that doesn’t have TV show written all over it, i dont know what does. Let’s start a revolution in the art world, who’s with me??
The reason I'm always skinny
The brain makes up 2% of a person’s weight. Despite this, even at rest, the brain consumes 20% of the body’s energy. The brain consumes energy at 10 times the rate of the rest of the body per gram of tissue. The average power consumption of a typical adult is 100 Watts and the brain consumes 20% of this making the power of the brain 20 W. Considering the brain is a muscle, the more...
3 weeks, 16 hours a day, 12 brand new stencils drawn and cut that make up 6 new pieces, 13 canvases hand painted and stenciled ready for the gallery show and im finally finished. It has been 3 of the hardest weeks of my life for a number of reasons but painting that last piece tonight at 3am was like the closure I’ve been waiting for from all of this work. I just have to wrap them up and...
Just finished cutting the last piece out of the last stencil for this gallery show. No more cutting for a while! So relieved, its been so much effort to get all of these pieces finished and looking amazing for the show and it was a huge relief to finally get it done. 6 more pieces to paint and then onto the show on saturday! PHEW!