New ADHD play challenges stereotypes

New ADHD play challenges stereotypes

Award-winning Manchester theatre company Art with Heart will be premiering Declaration ‘Developed With’ The Lowry in the Salford venue’s Studio theatre on Thu 23 and Fri 24 June.  Stockport born Rachel Moorhouse and Stretford based Sarah Emmott have co-created Declaration, a new show on the process of seeking a diagnosis for ADHD as an adult. Declaration is based on comedian and storyteller, Sarah Emmott’s personal experiences who says, “As a child, I was a coiled spring, bouncing off the walls but I was never diagnosed. My current Dr. thinks I…

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A Summer’s Day

A Summer’s Day

  Eternal Swans by Jason Christopher http://jason-christopher.pixels.com/featured/eternal-swans-jason-christopher.html   A brief cold shiver shrugs of Winter chill sighs and cries.. . a moment  to say a caring message yet someone dropped those words words can feel heavy so very heavy someone spoke to say something falling endlessly they couldn’t speak nor say, forsaking words and losing balance as they fumbled over into voids of silence those clumsy words we hold and throw and catch and share… not one word was found to speak Along the path someone past her by she…

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Marketing Tips for Facebook

Marketing Tips for Facebook

In a world where social media has changed how businesses work today, a whole new opportunity has opened up to artists and photographers. We can now reach people we would never have been able to with just a click of the button. Facebook has largely dominated the social media world, and that is what I am going to be focusing on today! It can be extremely helpful to know how to reach, engage, and interact with people through your page! How to do that is exactly what you will find below!…

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Chatting with a Goose

Chatting with a Goose

“You actually signed this?” “Of course, it is a fine example of my style of digital art!” “Well it may be your style, but I don’t think it’s fine art!” “Oh, come on. I get enough criticism as it is.” “You deserve it. You didn’t even give me an eye! You still can’t paint a circle, can you?” “Everybody knows the Canada Goose has black eyes, so it’s just right. This is art, digital art!” “Ever heard of sun glint or catch lights?” “Now you’re an art expert?!” “Just give…

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The Curator 2016 – PDN Fine Art Photography Contest

The Curator 2016 – PDN Fine Art Photography Contest

Photo © Frances F. Denny The Photo District News (PDN) magazine is seeking emerging fine-art photographers for The Curator, an annual competition that will culminate in a group show at Foley Gallery in New York City. The competition is open for entries in six categories, including: Portraits, Still Lifes, Abstract/Mixed Media, Landscapes, Urban Scenes, and Student Work. Six winners will exhibit their work in a summer show with an opening reception. Their work will be published in the Fine-Art Issue of PDN (August) and in an online gallery on pdnonline.com,…

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Warning about breast lifters

Warning about breast lifters

All ladies like to put up a good front but this can be a dangerous beauty treatment for some of us. Like all large busty ladies (36E) I am worried about the encroaching years and what this will mean to my plentiful endowment. I have been playing with different bras, enhancers even, lifters and separators.  I may one day give you a list of those that work and those which …er…flopped. Perusing a shopping site (which I won’t name as this is not their product, just sold through them and many…

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