About me and my background – part three by Emily Duchscherer Kirk

In January 2017 I left my job of 14 years! It was like a massive weight had been lifted off my shoulders, I knew an art career was going to be the toughest thing I could of ever have chosen to pursue but I had to do it. It was always in me to make it happen. I was just terrified to take that leap but had finally done it! I spent the first five months exploring a bit whilst spending time enjoying time with my beautiful little man, trying to make up for the first few months of his- ...Read More

My Art Week @wallartbyemily.co.uk by Emily Duchscherer Kirk

My Art Week @wallartbyemily. Happy Monday everyone, it's the start of a new week. Welcome to my art blog, I hope you've all had a great weekend! Today's Post is about what I'm planning to do this week. So last week I finished my new painting Wild Flowers on the Landscape, Creating this painting has given me many new ideas. So this week I'll be playing with these ideas to create some smaller paintings. I'm also going to be creating some more videos. My U Tube channel has a few videos already, So check it out just search wallartbyemily.  - ...Read More
week ahead blog @wallartbyemily

My Art week @wallartbyemily by Emily Duchscherer Kirk

My Art Week @wallartbyemily. Happy Monday everyone, it's the start of a new week. Welcome to my art blog, I hope you've all had a great weekend!   Today's Post is about what I'm planning to do this week.   So last week I searched for new inspiration to create some new ideas, Looking at some beautiful landscapes photographed by several local photographers, I decided to create some compositions and techniques to paint some landscapes. I then continued to finish three mini landscapes using the ideas from my research. Using all three of these minis I am now in the- ...Read More

My Week So Far by Emily Duchscherer Kirk @wallartbyemily

My week So Far @wallartbyemily by Emily Duchscherer Kirk Good Morning Everyone, So we have less than week till Christmas! I hope you are all prepared for the big day. This is my first Christmas as a full time artist. The first 8 months have been a huge learning curve. There has been some really bad and really fantastic decisions I have made. I am now a lot clearer on the path I need to follow next year and what I need to focus on to succeed as an artist. Have you entered the Christmas Competition? I'm running some awesome- ...Read More
my latest untitled work in progress

My Art Week @Wallartbyemily by Emily Duchscherer Kirk

Art @wallartbyemily by Emily Duchscherer Kirk Welcome to my blog, I hope you are all having a good start to the week. Mondays can be a struggle and half term begins today. But Only a week till Christmas day! Time to eat, drink and be merry.   This Week So Just Bears UK will closed for Christmas and will re-locate to another store after Christmas so I will collecting my paintings tomorrow from the store. Storing these in my little studio is going to be a challenge.... I will also be moving my paintings in the Emporium to the Cafe- ...Read More

My week So Far @wallartbyemily by Emily Duchscherer Kirk

My week So Far @wallartbyemily by Emily Duchscherer Kirk Hope you all are having a great friday! So only a week to go till Christmas, yes, only one week till we all have a long break from work. Also to celebrate my first Christmas as a full time artist and the great support I've had this year, I'm running some awesome competitions on social media. This week there was three prizes given away including a mounted print. I'm giving away an original painting to one lucky winner!   Maybe you'd love to be in for a chance to win? So if- ...Read More

My art week @wallartbyemily by Emily Duchscherer Kirk

My art week @Wallartbyemily by Emily Duchscherer Kirk Good morning everyone welcome to my art blog, I hope you are all having a good start to the week. If not just think it's Christmas in two weeks! Time to eat, drink and be merry. I've been coughing, dealing with a sore throat and feverish for a few weeks now and looking after my little man with the same cold. I haven't been in the studio at all for 3 weeks and have missed it so much! I've attended weekend events and my technical IT guru (hubby) and I have been- ...Read More

My Week so far by Emily Duchscherer Kirk @wallartbyemily

My week so far by Emily Duchscherer Kirk @wallartbyemily Hello everyone, Hope you’re all having a good week; if not you’re half way through so don’t worry not long till the weekend. Yay! So time to talk about what I'm working on this week, as you recall on Monday I spoke of completing four designs this week that will be limited edition prints. Two will be part of my raw abstract collection and two for my floral collection. I’m hoping the process I’m using will organically create these pieces. Let the paint and my emotions lead the way and not- ...Read More

My Art Inspiration for the week ahead by Emily Duchscherer Kirk @wallartbyemily

  My Art Inspiration for the week ahead by Emily Duchscherer Kirk @wallartbyemily. This week: 6th November Good Afternoon everyone, So Mondays at wallartbyemily.co.uk is all about Inspiration. The start of a new week must bring a muse and I'd like to talk a bit about mine. At college I was drawn to many different styles in art and love to try out new ideas so this week I’m experimenting with new techniques and colour from several different artists which I will be talking about here on my blog and on social media this week. I will be looking to- ...Read More