My (Alexandra Cook aka Linandara) daily art activity

Monday, 29 November 2010

This Dolly is Sold

and on its way to the USA.

Russian New Year / Christmas Cards

Happy New Year and Merry Christmas Card in Russian

Friday, 26 November 2010

Hafren Reeds Prints & Gifts

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outdoor / plein air sketch - - Tall grass growing on the banks of the river Hafren / Severn (Newtown, Powys, near Hafren School) - pen and pigment ink, watercolour on watercolor card a result of my day excursions around Newtown

Wednesday, 24 November 2010

Hafren Reeds, Original Watercolour & Ink Pen Artwork

One of the kind outdoor / plein air sketch. Tall grass growing on the banks of the river Hafren / Severn  (Newtown, Powys, near Hafren School)

pen and pigment (non-fading, waterproof) ink, watercolour on watercolor card

a result of my day excursions around Newtown
approximately 19  x 25 cm (7.5 x 10  inches)
unframed
by Alexandra Cook
From Newtown Landscape
From Newtown Landscape
From Newtown Landscape
Key colors: grass green, brown

Tuesday, 23 November 2010

Recent sales

- graphite life drawing sketch on white paper -

approximately 42  x 60 cm (16.5 x 23.5 inches), A2

Nude in pencil Original Life Graphite Drawing 42x60 cm 

 - outdoor artwork -
- gouache and ink on textured paper -
- A Sketch of a beach scene from Mundesley, Norfolk done in October 2010 on the spot -
A boy playing with the sand, big container ship passing.


Red Boat, Norfolk. Original A4 Artwork in gouache & pen

Thank you!

Wednesday, 17 November 2010

Rubra the Rag Queen Posters

Rubra the Rag Queen - one of a kind textile art doll 14 inches tall

- One of the kind rag doll -
Wild, unplanned, full of irregularities and character

approximately 37 cm (14  inches) tall
From Textile art
From Textile art
From Textile art

Not a free standing doll, stuffed with the same fabric, not suitable for young children due to small part. The dress is made of Thai silk, so please care as you wold do for natural silk fabric.
No new fabric was harmed in the process :)
Key colors: red and purple

Tuesday, 16 November 2010

Bluebells by Dolfor Road - print

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outdoor / plein air sketch - - Bluebells at an edge of the forest in the spring (Newtown, Powys, near Middle Dolfor Road) - pen and ink, pencil and watercolour (a bit brighten up digitally) a result of my day excursions around Newtown


 

Sunday, 14 November 2010

Daylilies

Daylilies

Greeting Cards, Matted Prints, Laminated Prints, Mounted Prints, Canvas Prints, Framed Prints and Posters



Daylilies by Linandara

Saturday, 13 November 2010

Together by the Sea

Together by the Sea (print) by Alexandra Cook: A couple standing on a cliff, looking towards the blue sea. Yellow ferula flower on the foreground. Taken in the spring of 2010 on Malta, near the Red Tower. Overal a very happy picture but there are deep cracks in the rock...

Thursday, 11 November 2010

Hansel and Gretel

From Pen and Ink Fantasy


The idea of this drawing came to me when my kids found a big boulder in Builth Wells park by the river and sat here, snaking, while a white pigeon was walking around. 

It's All Nature

It's All Nature

A photograph of a carpet of spring flowers (taken on Gozo, Malta) overlapped with a fractal image.

Greeting Cards, Matted Prints, Laminated Prints, Mounted Prints, Canvas Prints, Framed Prints and Posters
It's All Nature by Linandara

Monday, 8 November 2010

Cat in the Midwinter

An original pen and ink drawing of a cat on the snow, climbing the steps. The color ink used is of professional artist quality, lightfast

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Floral fantasy in purple and green

A photograph of Allium ursinum I took in a spring by the river Hafren and then altered it.

Sunday, 7 November 2010

Across River Hafren

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A colored sketch of some buildings I did in Newtown, Powys
hafren, river, severn, newtown, wales, victorian, buildings, houses, miniature, plein air, outdoor,... sketch, water, reflection, across, pen, ink, paper

Blue Dancer

A semi-abstract dreamscape. A preliminary stage in creating an acrylic painting, photographed and edited digitally.