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Christmas Brainteaser Answers

I hope my Christmas Brainteaser Pack kept you guessing over the festive period. Guess no more – here are the answers. http://www.jackiegarner.co.uk/ANSWERS-Christmas-brainteaser-pack.pdf Feedback is good: I’d love to know if you found it too easy or too difficult or just about … Continue reading

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Christmas Wildlife Puzzles For All The Family

Picture the scene…. the kids are getting under your feet again, you’re trying to wrap a last minute gift but the sellotape as gone AWOL, your best friend is about to spill the beans about her Big Secret and you’re … Continue reading

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Christmas Gifts for Artists – What Not To Buy

We’ve spent the past four days looking at gifts artists would love to receive, but here are five presents that will turn your artist’s expression from gratitude to dismay when they try to use the product. In the worst case … Continue reading

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Christmas Gifts for Artists – Stocking Fillers

Today’s suggestions are dedicated to the pocket money price items. Perhaps you need to buy a Secret Santa gift or maybe you’ve agreed with your friends to spend no more than £5. Perhaps you’re looking for a series of small items for … Continue reading

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Christmas Gifts for Artists – Not Art Materials

Today’s “weird and wacky” batch of ideas are aimed at you if you want to give something arty but don’t want to go down the “art materials” route. They are either available from art shops or a quick internet search … Continue reading

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5 More Christmas Gifts for Artists

Welcome to the second part of my Christmas Gifts for Artists series. Here are the next five suggestions. They’re mostly art materials or aimed at practising artists, but tomorrow we’ll look at more unusual and less hands-on ideas. Coloured pencils. Even if … Continue reading

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Christmas Gifts for Artists

Since the local radio presenters keep reminding us all that there’s only six weeks until Christmas I’ve decided that next week’s blog will be devoted to Christmas gifts for artists. Here’s the schedule: Monday: 5 art materials gifts Tuesday: 5 … Continue reading

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Planning Ahead for (Non-)Artists

Despite my best intentions, and on your behalf, I’m about to break one of my commandments. Not one of the Big Ten but in my world it isn’t too far behind. This is it: “Thou shallt not think about Christmas … Continue reading

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