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My passion …

….for teaching and encouraging creativity just keeps growing stronger 🙂 !  There’s nothing quite like letting another person create their own artwork – with just a little bit of ‘advice’ along the way.  The ladies last night were just so fantastic …lots of colour and smiles as we held up the finished watercolours …wonderful!

Many thanks to one of the participants – Jenny – for these kind words…

After spending the evening with Moyra and good friends, I’m definitely feeling chilled out. I’m not a natural artist but Mo helped me relax and with her expert guidance I was able to create a piece of art that I’m very proud of. Thank you Mo, your class is definitely something I’d recommend to anybody looking to take a few hours to themselves.

(((If you (and some friends or colleagues) are interested in an informal class in a venue of your choice in Greater Belfast – please message me for details … Moyra Blayney Art)

 

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Watercolour and Gouache Sale ….

W A T E R C O L O U R
and G O U A C H E
S A L E

Have you got a special occasion coming up? Birthday? Anniversary? New home?

Why not treat someone to some O R I G I N A L art … instead of the usual mass produced prints?

Have a browse through those on sale and treat yourself or someone else to some Moyra Blayney Art (as seen on the BBC!!)

Thanks for looking!

 

Head over to Moyra Blayney Facebook page .

Details at each photograph … just put SOLD if you want to purchase …remember they are on a few different pages so check if you’re the first to bid…. then I’ll be in touch  !

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The People’s Painters – BBC2 NI 3rd Feb 10pm!!

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p06zpj07

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Yard Gallery -Thank you!

Well, what a way to begin 2019!!  I am super excited that the lovely folk at the Yard Gallery, 102-104 High St, Holywood BT18 9HW are now selling Moyra Blayney art!!  At the moment there are six – mountain-themed – artworks for sale … go check them out!!

It’s the first time my art has been accepted by a gallery – thanks again Jim, Nicki, Gail and all at Yard Gallery – for your warm welcome!!

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A nice way to end an art-filled year!

It was lovely to end the year with a little win!  Choice Housing Association picked my winter mountain painting as their corporate Christmas card this year.  Very pleased!! 🙂

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Choice Christmas card Competition 2018

This week at Choice Housing we presented our Christmas Card Competition winner, Moyra Blayney with her £100 shopping voucher prize. With so many incredible designs it was not easy to choose an overall winner, but the dramatic snowy mountain artwork really stood out and caught the eye of the judges, who remarked that it will make a wonderful winner of the Choice Christmas Card competition of 2018.

Staff joined Moyra to celebrate the presentation.

We would like to say a big well done to all our wonderful entries and congratulations once again to Moyra!

 

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Climb every mountain! :)

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“There are far better things ahead than the ones we leave behind.” – C.S. Lewis

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Passion for Impasto !!

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ART
  1. the process or technique of laying on paint or pigment thickly so that it stands out from a surface.
    • paint applied thickly.
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    … I’m actually not too sure how my adventures in impasto started.  A friend of mine (Lynda!) bought me some nice new paint and it was calling out to be layered up and these are the results!

     

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The People’s Painters – Update

Yesterday was a big filming day for the upcoming amateur painting series at the F E McWilliam Gallery (photo by Alleycats TV) …I’m fortunate enough to be one of the artists involved and the other four have now become firm friends – their work is superb!!  Not too sure when the three half hour programmes will be aired but will keep you informed!

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Søstrene Grene Art Demo Day – Belfast

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******** AN INVITATION TO YOU **********

I am thrilled to say that on Easter Saturday 31st March 2018 I will be in Søstrene Grene (Ann Street, Belfast) showing the customers how easy it is to do some watercolour floral paintings!! Demonstration begins at 1pm! I am so excited about working in partnership with this lovely store and want to thank the Manager – Nuala for her encouragement. The shop specialises in wonderful interior design, stationery, gift wrapping, crafts, kitchen goods and toys for children. I’ll be showing folk how to use the Søstrene Grene art products which are extremely good value! More information to follow !!

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Online Watercolour Sale – this Sunday!

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… You are invited to my online Watercolour Spring Sale this

Sunday 18th March 2018 9pm GMT …

Why buy a print when you can treat yourself (or someone else!) a one of a kind original watercolour?

… remember there’s more people on the attending list – than there is artwork available.  First come … first served!

Watercolour Spring Sale