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Katie Jobling

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Social Media as an Artist

December 13, 2017
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Like a lot of things, social media is a coin. It has two sides, everyone has one & it’s you’re choice how you use it. Social media has many wonderful benefits. It draws people together and makes us feel a part of something bigger. Many start building a business using social platforms, and even just down to sharing our special moments with family. But like a coin, there’s another side, a dark shadow that can lurk out and grab you when…

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Inspiration

Art Studio Tour

November 29, 2017

So you want to see my workspace?…well I filmed a little art studio tour so you can come and have a look around. See what my favourite art supplies are and where I sit to write funky blog posts like this! Also if you’re new to my YouTube channel, come join our little community and subscribe. Then you will be up to date with any new videos I post. I have lots of new, exciting videos in the works too.…

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Floral Artwork

November 17, 2017

As the colder weather has come upon us, I crave the warmth of Summer, along with it’s bold colours. Don’t get me wrong, I love Winter, but it can seem a little bleak and we all need that pick me up. So this month I’ve been painting floral artwork in oil to bring back the vibrancy to the studio.  I just adore these deep, jewel tones and feel like the colours are even richer in person. In fact, I’m struggling…

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Abstract Artwork

October 31, 2017

If you’re familiar with my work, you’ll know that generally, my work is more impressionistic. I’ve always admired abstract artist’s and their work. In the past, my abstract artwork has never really progressed into anything more than experiments. I’m not sure what changed recently. Maybe it’s the new studio, and being surrounded by more air to move. Maybe it’s the (very) stressful family circumstances the past few weeks, that has me feeling scared and uncertain. Somehow this past few weeks,…

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DIY's Painting Tips

Painting Tutorials

October 11, 2017

Hi everyone! I wanted to share with you some of my recent painting tutorials in case you’ve missed them. I love making these tutorials so much, as I get to do what I love, but also share some of the tips I’ve learnt over the last few years. These tutorials are not for people who want to become academically trained in classical painting. These are for those of you who really want to try painting and not sure where to…

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