Wednesday, 26 February 2020




Hello Art Bloggers,

We had a little decompress after the New Year and are back....

As 2020 is a Leap Year and also the Chinese sign for the year of the Rat, mix and match these themes or use them singularly....however you would like to make your submission totally awesome!!!
  • Chinese Star Sign
  • Leap Year
All Submissions to be posted by the 1st March and the winner will be decided then by an internal vote. For any new comers to Boulder who would like to be part of the Artblog drop me an email and I'll run you through it.

Gill.

Tuesday, 5 November 2019

New Theme-Christmas


Without delay we will start our November/December theme for the Artblog with an open Christmas theme. Anyone stuck for an idea maybe take inspiration from some of these Christmas Movies.

-Nightmare Before Christmas
-Elf
-The Snowman
-Gremlins
-Willie Wonka's Chocolate Factory

The deadline will be 18th December.

Thanks,
Gill, Nick and Finnbar.

Halloween Winner


A huge well done to Deirdre Behan and her Autumnal EFX animated piece for the Halloween theme. She done it again and won first prize.

Thursday, 31 October 2019

“Cup of tea with my love”

The most anticipated night of the year for this old widower!
(Which happens to be on the same day as Halloween)


(this is an old illustration from a few years ago!)

It's Just a Bunch of Hocus Pocus

You know, I’ve always wanted a child.  And now I think I’ll have one.  On toast!!

Wednesday, 18 September 2019

New Theme September/October- Halloween



Boulder Artbloggers!!!

It's time for one of our most popular themes of the year Halloween. We decided to give a bit more time on this one, so starting this week 18th September until October 31st.
Here are a few ideas for anyone stuck:

-Monster Mash
-Love at First Fright
-Mad Masquerade
-Cosmos and Cauldrons

Happy Artblogging!!

Star Signs Winner


A huge congratulations to Chrystian Cattaneo on his super fun Aries submission and win for our Star Signs theme. Just fantastic!!!
There will be a prize on its way to Hawkins Street in the coming weeks Chrystian!!!

Stay tuned for our next theme folks!

Wednesday, 28 August 2019

Monday, 8 July 2019

New Theme July 2019



Theme new theme for July on the Artblog will be "Star Signs". Be as creative as you like and we are really looking forward to seeing the submissions this month. You have until August 5th to get your artwork up! Happy Artblogging!

June 2019 Winner



And the very deserving winner of the June Theme "Dogs" and the Bouldermedia Art Blog Auction in aid of Dogs Trust dogs rescue is Rachel Wilson with her beautiful ink on paper Greyhound. This piece was in very high demand at our auction a few weeks back. We raised a total of 1400 euro for charity and couldn't be happier helping our furry friends.
You can check out more on what Dogs Trust do here
https://www.dogstrust.ie/


Friday, 21 June 2019

Wild


Another lovely piece by Rohana Mentz, this time a digital print. Thanks Ro!

Puppy Magnets




These are a set of 3 illustrated magnets by Sara Giuffredi. Adorbs!

Screen Print


This is our lovely Rohana very first ever screenprint up for grabs at auction!!!

Hound


Another wonderful piece from Racel Wilson. Up for auction at lunchtime today!!!

Dirty Paws


Check out Aidan McAteers watercolour on paper. Love the dirty paw prints leaking out onto the frame. Lovely touch!

Wooden Pup Toy





This is Nadia Cardoso amazingly unique wooden toy sculpture that moves. Incredible work Nadia!
Also will be up for Auction today to raise money for Dogs Trust


Corgies



A lot of Corgis "The Sausage Dog" and how I made it!

Thursday, 20 June 2019

King of the Babas


Keith Byrne submitted his King of the Babas digi print for the auction. Nice one Keith!!!

Animal Alphabet


This is Carole Fannons Animal Alphabet for the auction also. Amazing! Thanks Carole.

PomPom Pups


These are Grainne Quinlans totally unique and adorable PomPom Pups will be sold separatly at auction tomorrow.

Obedient Lab


This is Amanda Hughes watercolour pieces for the Art Auction. Great stuff!

Follow the Leader


This is Jonatan Rices' adorable piece, ink on paper for the auction!

But He's So Fluffy!


This is Dave Leahy's Harry Potter tribute and it's pretty amazing. Pencil on paper and is a larger piece for the Boulder auction tomorrow.

Little Oni Monster


This is my little Oni or mini daemon needle felted for the Dog Friendly Boulder Auction tomorrow. He is really tiny!!!

Wednesday, 19 June 2019