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FODMAP DayDream – Drawing

My outfit and the foods I’ve been thinking about as I switch to a low FODMAP diet. Not that the it’s well drawn or coloured – a quicky shall we say. Pen on paper, then digitally coloured. 20140317

Posted in Art, Digital, DigitalArt, Drawing, Health

Nearly Mini – Drawing

It’s nearly a Mini. But not quite. Pen on paper. Scrap paper – which is why you can just see some print showing through.  Doodle or drawing?

Posted in Art, Doodle, Drawing

Write A Letter, Make A Drawing

I’ve been going through a rough patch health wise which has seriously restricted my activities.  It had been weeks since I saw my young niece and nephew – despite them living in the same town. So I wrote them a

Posted in Art, CFIDS, CFS, Drawing, Health, Life, M.E., ME/CFS, MECFS

We Bee Family – Painting

In the summer I was commissioned to paint a family portrait as a 40th birthday present.  Commissioned as a gift for his wife, I worked with the client to create a portrait that captured the family including characteristic outfits for

Posted in Acrylics, Acyrlic, Art, Artist, Painting, Paintings, Portrait

Whatchya Been Doin?

Many of you will be aware that due to my stupid illness I have limited resources of energy and brain.  My creative outputs have been focused in other directions for a while but always creative and, as I’ll show you

Posted in Art

Cycliste – Drawing

C’est un cycliste. It’s a good year to draw a cyclist I think – British success in the Tour de France, 2012 Olympics and I got to watch the Tour of Britain close to home. Ink & watercolour, A4 (approx

Posted in Art, Artist, Doodle, Drawing

Backstroke – Drawing

I’m enjoying a bit of gentle swimming these days though I’m not skinny like this drawing. Ink and watercolour 4×6″. October 2012

Posted in Art, Artist, Doodle, Drawing

Baby Olympic Torch to Celebrate Relay in Our Home Town Lichfield

I made a mini Olympic Torch for my 1yr old niece Maud to celebrate the torch relay passing through Lichfield on 30th June 2012. The torch is made from stiff cardboard with gold paint (bubble wrap used for the hole

Posted in Art, Misc

Number One Dad – Pop Up Card

Pop up card I made for my dad’s recent 70th birthday. Seeing as 2012 is the year of the Queen’s jubilee, the Olympics in London and then the Euro football championship during his birthday I took that as my theme

Posted in Art, Artist, Card, PopUp

Christmas Cards For Sale – 2011 Pop Ups and Packs

Going on sale in my Folksy shop Christmas cards new designs for 2011. Stand out by sending special cards to your friends this Christmas. You won’t find these cards on the high street. The cards are from my original art

Posted in Art, Artist, Card, PopUp

Rachel Groves, Artist
Lichfield, Staffordshire, UK