Mother’s Day Moments

I’ve made some lovely Mother’s Day cards and a couple of mini canvas panels in honour of Mother’s Day (or any day really) that are now available in my Etsy shop HERE But the journey to my very FIRST Mother’s Day series was the result of a long and challenging journey that I hope you’ll readContinue reading “Mother’s Day Moments”

Getting Carded

I’m a little late in posting this week. Having a Education Degree puts me in an enviable position at times. I can put my hand up for supply work when I need to, but that also means time away from making Art. However, I’ve been working on lots of projects aside from the big canvasContinue reading “Getting Carded”

Free Technique Vid for Youuu

Happy New Week! This month I set myself a target to share one new technique with you. I am now happy….nay, THRILLED, to offer for your viewing — “PURPOSE”. {Which, coincidentally is my ONE LITTLE WORD for 2013} Here is the direct link to Vimeo http://vimeo.com/giovannascott/purpose As with all “The GiSt of It” videos, youContinue reading “Free Technique Vid for Youuu”

It’s All About The Hair (& a giveaway)

I confess to being a bit of a Diva when it comes to my own hair. It needs to be cut in a certain manner, it needs to be blow-dried in a certain manner, the products I choose are carefully vetted, even the brushes are considered with surgeon-like precision. So it’s no surprise that whenContinue reading “It’s All About The Hair (& a giveaway)”

Work it…and re-work it…Baby!

I’ve had times when the art I create looks, well, just “okay”. Whether it’s the balance of colour, composition or simply doesn’t make me smile. Today I’m going to show you two canvases that I’ve re-worked that you can now find in my Made It Shop. Here are the offending artworks. They have been buggingContinue reading “Work it…and re-work it…Baby!”

Featured Artist – Etzcetera Magazine

You know those moments when you are doubting your path, ability and presence in the world (and the world feels TINY and SUFFOCATING)? Then something happens….well, a series of little things happen…..that completely changes you. You walk taller. You sing louder. You love more deeply. You act more courageously. The world begins to make senseContinue reading “Featured Artist – Etzcetera Magazine”