It’s interesting scanning this.
In real life it looks more orange than yellow, but the background primer was yellow and it seems to have bled through to the scan.
Acrylic on acrylic paper, 30 x 40 cm
Here’s something interesting from the Royal College.
“People with severe mental illness were five times more likely to be victims of assault, and three times more likely to be victims of household crime and criminal damage than the control group – even after taking into account differences in their demographics and social circumstances.”
Women were found to be particularly at risk of community and domestic violence.
It’s worth reading the whole article since there are so many misconceptions about mental illness.
Haven’t posted in a while so here’s an in-progress sketch with ink, watercolour and goache. Sketching helps me think.
I’m not entirely sure where I’m going with it. I was taking a walk and it intruded on my thoughts.
Ugh! I’ve had a long-standing headache…three days and counting. Can’t work, can’t play, can barely read.
Tried to do some random sketching in order to keep my synapses firing.
Re-reading: Iain Banks’ Use of Weapons. Loving it. Feel like I’m back in the 90s.
Listening to: Bob Marley.
Tired of: Expending energy on impermanence.