Tag Archives: Art

Decoupaged Matchboxes (crafts)

. When the lockdown began I decoupaged matchboxes as a way to relax. I was using pictures ripped from magazines and gardening brochures and soon started buying the ‘proper stuff’ – assorted patterned papers etc. – encouraging my family to … Continue reading

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Ra Rarasaur ~ A picture I made for you

. A picture I made for Ra of Rarasaur. I used to read her blog a lot a couple of years ago when I was more often about in blogging world. I thoroughly recommend her blog. A sweet lady who … Continue reading

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Viola ~ for *you* Viola!

. Dear Viola from Germany, I made this for you some time ago. It is yours. Thank you for the friendship. Viola, a wonderful lady with a big heart, whose courage, creativity and special way with animals I do admire. … Continue reading

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My birthday

. This year for my birthday we went to the same garden centre as the year before – or is it two years before? – because I enjoy looking at the flowers there and it’s a family run business with … Continue reading

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Wendy ~ for you my friend

  Thank you for the friendship Wendy. A creative, kind and overall fabulous woman, Wendy – of Picnic with Ants.  . . . * Copyright Faith McCord 2020 Story and artwork belongs to Faith McCord who is the author and … Continue reading

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Friendship ~ Oscar Dandelion

An alternative to the usual ‘Valentine’s’ – this time in the name of friendship. You are most welcome to download the picture/s (for home use only). 🙂 HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY! Faith xox . * Copyright Faith McCord 2020 Story and … Continue reading

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Goodwill To All Dogs (animation)

. Watch the free animation *here*. “Snip the magic scissors ensures that Snap the paper dog has a very Merry Christmas in this 60s British TV animation Give me a happy Christmas and make it snip-snappy! Sadly, few remember the … Continue reading

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Happy Belated Birthday Helen!

. Happy Belated Birthday Dear Friend xo I drew this for you today. Bigger versions *here* and *here* – if you’d like to print or have as wallpaper. . . . . . * Copyright Faith McCord 2018 Story and … Continue reading

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For Wendi

. Wendi, I made this for you. I think the green tint is better than the black and white. I didn’t add more colour because I think it looks more striking just linear. What do you think? Bigger version *here*. … Continue reading

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A hare and an elephant

They’ve been making and placing a series of ‘Go Go’ animal sculptures again around Norwich (a city in Norfolk, England). A few years ago it was elephants and this year it is hares. Different groups of people paint artworks on … Continue reading

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