My (Alexandra Cook aka Linandara) daily art activity

Friday, 30 September 2011

Moon Song

Alexandra Cook

Wednesday, 28 September 2011

Nans Crab Apples

Alexandra Cook
A sketch I did in my mother-in-law garden in Norfolk, UK, on a nice August day. Pigment ink pens and watercolor pencils plus a drop or two of watercolor on watercolor paper.

 

Sunday, 25 September 2011

Gentle Mallow - an original floral artwork in watercolor and ink

Saturday, 24 September 2011

New download site

As Lulu stops selling downloads I am moving them to PayLoadz

Nature Photos and Images  Lilies

Lilies (Photos and Images)

Sunday, 18 September 2011

Balsam and Lobelia flowers in pencils, pens and watercolor

Friday, 16 September 2011

"Dreamer" is sold

Physalis alkekengi original pencil, watercolor and pen artwork

was for sale on a site which is now gone - so I moved it

Tuesday, 13 September 2011

Balsam Bouquet - the print

Balsam Bouquet - an original floral artwork

Balsam Bouquet - an original floral artwork
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A sketch I did looking at my mothers flowerpots. We both really like balsam flowers. This painting/drawing is done with watercolors and pigment ink pens on watercolour card. The size is about 30 x 21 cm (12 x 8.5 inches). Unframed. You can either frame it as it is or crop to a square (both options are shown).

Thursday, 8 September 2011

Seaweed and Disappearing Beach Under the Rain - an original artwork

Now GB £23.68 Was GB £26.31
Quantity: 1 available
Product Description
An original plein air / outdoor artwork done in Mundesley, Norfolk on a warm and rainy August day, 2011.
Inspiration/Story Behind This Product
I love doing outdoor artwork which capture the essence of the moment. This time it was fun to see watercolor washes gradually disappearing from the paper as it kept on raining...
Materials Used
watercolor card, watercolor, pigment ink pens, pencils, pastel

Tuesday, 6 September 2011

Monday, 5 September 2011

The Eye of the Storm

One of a kind Gypsy Mermaids Necklace /Pendant

Quantity: 1 available
Product Description
The lenght is about 32 cm (12.5 inches), the weight is about 35 g (1 1/4 oz).
Inspiration/Story Behind This Product
This is a part of my Gypsy Mermaid collection, which is all about uncharted seas, empty beaches, pebbles, driftwood, and even mysterious water-polished remnants of long gone civilizations. Something for an "inner mermaid": original, natural and wild.
Materials Used
holey stone (pebble, flint), a bead, yarn
More Info
A "magical" holey stone from Norfolk