Long story short is my brain can’t handle it currently to balance Piece Of Mind, Moving house and running Messy Miscreation all simultaneously. When I started Piece of Mind last year I had more time to be able to juggle all of the above and I now realise that I’m only on person. I still … More Wait? Where did Piece Of Mind go?
That’s right people! In 2017 I came up with this crazy idea that I could raise some money for Mind with a group of artists selling our work online. What’s crazier still is that it actually worked and I gathered together a group of artists selling the work they love to create in the name … More Piece of Mind returns for 2018!
Creepy Christmas and Frames Whether you have been naughty or nice, Messy Miscreation doesn’t discriminate. Creepy Christmas is my way of thanking everyone for all the support this year by removing those pesky shipping costs on ALL prints on the online store. If you have your eye on a hand painted frame as a gift … More Christmas update at Messy Miscreation [Frames and free postage]
It goes to show what a willing group of artists and one crazy big eared man can do for charity. It was only a month ago I came up with the idea to host a art sale to raise money for charity. I posted on social media seeking artists that would be willing to help … More We made £244 for Mind!
As many of you may know, mental health means an awful lot me. I’m someone who has battled with his mental state for a majority of his life and I want to help others realise just how important it is. That’s why for this years mental health week I’m dropping a group project called “Piece … More “Piece of Mind” the charity art sale in aid of Mind
On the 10th of April 2017 I was on Brum Radio with the host Dave Massey to talk about my artwork and its relationship with mental health/autism. It was a great new experience for me to discuss my work in a different medium and I really enjoyed it. You can now listen back to the … More Brum Radio Interview
I’ve been incredibly lucky this past year to call art my job. Ever since I was a kid I wanted to be an artist. Blessed with supportive parents, I’ve been encouraged to do just that. I’m proud to say that my Dad is Channel 4’s The Autistic Gardener and an ambassador for the National Autistic … More The Importance of Awareness [Final post of Autism Awareness Week]
Earlier in the week I talked about a painting I had shared across social media numerous times but I never posted about it on my website. It was a painting I planned on video recording the creative process where I showed the various steps in creating one of my paintings while using a newer technique … More Patrisha: Developing my paintings [Autism Awareness Week]
In yesterdays post I briefly went over a particular coping mechanism I had developed for my volunteered shifts at my local Oxfam charity shop. In today’s post I wanted to cover another side to my creative process that I developed during those shifts to cope with the situations I would get into. I started volunteering … More Till Receipt Doodles: A documentation of anxiety [Autism Awareness Week]
Throughout Autism Awareness Week I will be writing a few posts about life on the spectrum starting from the 27th of March 2017. This will include posts about me, my artwork and how being on the spectrum effects them. During this month I will be donating 25% of my earnings through my art store to … More My coping strategies [Autism Awareness Week starting 27th of March]