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New Auctions

I reinstated three of the auctions that ebay took down for putting links to this blog in the description. So now there are four auctions currently, although one is ending very soon. All auctions are starting from only $10. Go here to see all auctions

Ebay listings cancelled

I have just been notified that the remaining ebay listing have been removed due to violations. 1- Because I had a link to this blog and apelads blog, and they don't allow links to websites that sell other products, which I don't think applies to either blogs anyway. 2-Because I stated that I wanted to donate 10% of proceeds to go to a charity Heifer.org. I could not do it through ebay (as they have an official charity option) as I did not have a US street address. I apologise for this and hopefully I can get the remaining pieces reposted For now only Nov 16 is left

November 20

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This is the last piece for November Click here to bid

November Art Project

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It's with sadness that I have to announce that the November Art Project will be coming to an end tomorrow (Nov 20th) . Although it doesn't take long to draw and post the images I realised that the finalising payments and posting artwork will take too much time over the next two weeks. Two weeks that I need to get all my house packed up and ready to move out for Canada. I'm also trying to publish my next comic. I can say though, that the November project in my eyes has been successful thus far as an experiment in having an online exhibtion. It's something that I will definitely be doing again in future; Most likely the next exhibition will most likely be in the month of January Thank you for everybody's support and interest in the project Cheers Anthony *Image credit: Norman Ellison (1896–1971) [Crying child] photograph Norman Ellison Collection of lantern slides [c.1924–c.1940] Pictorial

November 19

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Click here to bid

November 18

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My 'Superstition' piece for illustrationfriday.com Original ink drawing The original ink drawing is Sold

November 17

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Click here to bid I'm getting a little too busy to continue with the rest of this project. A few of the pieces have in turn been posted late. I'll see how I go but I might need to end this project before the end of the month...

November 16

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Click here to bid Some sketches to get warmed up

November 15

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Click image for larger more textured view... And heres the original sketch Relisted for an additional 3 days!

November 14

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Click here to bid

November 13

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Ended

November 12

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New ink drawing Sold (Approx size 15cm Wide x 21cm Tall)

November 11

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Ended The Canvas painting series has come to an end (Although you can still get a bid in on the remaining pieces ) so now I will continue the November Art project by offering ink drawings instead.

Real Photos!

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Thought it was about time I posted some 'real' photos of these art works. The colours also cam out much better in these bright daylight shots. Click on image for larger image.

November 10

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Sold

November 9

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Sold

November 8

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Sold Good news and bad news... Good news is that 'November 1' sold this morning just before it's auction time was up. Congratulation Josh for picking it up for only $7! Bad news , you missed out! But then again good news is that there are more pieces to bid on Also I only have around 2-3 to do in this series. What I do after this I'm not sure. I was thinking some small pen and ink drawing for a week perhaps, jump on tha blowa' and let me know what you think!

November 7

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Photograph of painting Scan of Painting Ended The very first November piece has only 13 hrs left and could be yours for only $5 All pieces can be shipped worldwide for $7. I probably should figure out more accurate rate but I think the actual postage may be more than this.

November 6

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Ended

November 5

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Photograph of painting Scan of painting Ended Thought it might be a good time to explain the process of how I've been making these canvas art works, as to give you a better idea of what they actually are (plus if you click the image you'll get a more detailed view) 1- I paint and draw a texture onto the surface of the canvas. I sometimes even use spray cans to achieve some depth in the texture. 2- I very carefully mount a premade artwork on paper to the canvas; The paper is archival cartridge with ink washes and crayon. 3- I continue to check all edges of the paper to make sure mount was sucessful 4- I then need to apply some layers of acrylic medium (the same stuff that I'm using to mount the paper) over the surface. 5- I add a final layer of a turps based varnish (used for oil and acrylic) over the surface as I enjoy the finish it gives and also the satisfaction that the paper mount is defintley secure. PS- The reason I obsess so much about the mounting and varnish

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