Art Mojo: Finding inspiration in the little things

The storm has finally past. The exhibitions are over, my studio is back to normality, and my stock is updated. Now I can take a little time to reflect on recent developments. In the past two months I ...

MONTHLY MAKER with Webb & Farrer

Hello and Welcome to Monthly Maker. A place to discover artistic innovators and creative entrepreneurs! Every first Monday of the month I introduce new artist to my website blog to share their cr...

Dyscalculia: Dealing with Numbers in Art

Last month I was chatting with my partners family before sitting down to a rather impressive Sunday lunch (Dave’s mums cooking is quite literally an art form perfected!). Nana was commentin...

MONTHLY MAKER with Robertson Cheney

Hello and Welcome to Jes Hooper’s Monthly Maker: The place to discover artistic innovators and creative entrepreneurs! Every first Monday of the month I introduce a new artist to my website blog...

Works in Progress: Pointillism lion on oak

Recently I’ve been working around the clock to complete my latest large artwork, a pointillism lion head. Although I have posted progress shots on my instagram, I thought it would be appropriate...

NEW: Miniature series in the making

Ever since deciding to only pursue the aspects of my creative business that bring me joy (see more on that in last weeks post), I have been living in a perpetual state of creative flow! It’s bee...

MONTHLY MAKER with PJWoodCraft

Hello and Welcome to Jes Hooper’s Monthly Maker: THE place to discover artistic innovators and creative entrepreneurs! Every first Monday of the month I’ll be introducing a new artist to my websit...

Why I failed the 100 days of drawing challenge

For those of you who follow me on instagram and who subscribe to my mailing list (if not, then you should 😛 ), you will probably have noticed that I’ve been spending a lot of time recently co...

8,400 dots per hour: my artistic process.

One of the most frequently heard sounds in my house at the moment is dot dot dot dot dot, as I work away at my largest pointillism artwork to date. I am in the process of creating two profile elephant...