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Dolly Glencross
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artist and museum curator
artist and museum curator

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Owl
Owl
Owl
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Felt Fox
A felt fox for my baby's first room.  I started by drawing and cutting out the separate pieces in paper.  Making sure it fitted in the frame I wanted to use.  Using the paper shapes I cut the pieces out of felt and sewed the pieces together. 
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Cumberland Lodge
This is the result of my first time sketching outside.  I found it quite relaxing and glad there was no one else there to look over my shoulder.  This took me around 3-4 hours, which includes washing in with a little bit of colour. The building is Cumberlan...
Cumberland Lodge
Cumberland Lodge
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Fairy Lantern
The theme was 'Shiny' for the creative challenge at my Local Art shop. So I decided to the make the fairy lantern.  You will find lots of tutorials online for this, but this is how I did it... Drew and cut of the shape of a fairy in black card. PVA glued wh...
Fairy Lantern
Fairy Lantern
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Stag Silhouette
I haven't painted for a while so wanted to do something simple to get me back into it.  I did cheat a little.  I hand drew a silhouette from the internet. Using modelling paste and blue acrylic I got the texture of the stag.  I tried to do the background in...
Stag Silhouette
Stag Silhouette
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Carnations
My husband brought me some flowers.  I know, sickening isn't it. This was my attempt to paint them.  I used a ink pen and watercolour. Dollyx  This is my little workstation on the floor.  Look I have toes! Work in progress.  See the finish painting below. 
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Painting the Universe
I completed my A-Levels quite a few years ago now, it's actually over a decade! I had kept my old canvas stored away all these years, always wanting to reuse them in some way. So here is my dirty secret...I did terribly at A Level art gaining a D, which sou...
Painting the Universe
Painting the Universe
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Finger print Wedding Tree
I drew this for a friends wedding. During the wedding, rather than have a guest book, all the guest will leave a finger print on a tree branch. It will look great once it's filled with finger prints.  I got ink pads with different shades of green for variet...
Finger print Wedding Tree
Finger print Wedding Tree
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Baboon
Last summer my husband and I visited Berlin.  While we were there we went to the Berlin Zoo. When we got home I painted this baboon from a photo a took. I actually drew this a few months ago, but forgot I done it. Here it is let me know what you think. Doll...
Baboon
Baboon
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