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Be in to Win a $100.00 ellaquaint Website Voucher!

Posted June 20, 2017 by Lizzie Thomas  |  4 comments
animals , art , ellaquaint , gratitute , illustration , indian ink , native birds , nz artist , painting , thank you , watercolour

As a thank you for all of your interest and support, if you sign up to my mailing list before Wednesday 28th of June, you go in the draw to win a $100.00 Website Voucher! Also will be a very special discount code just for my subscribers that will give... [Details]





Pink Pussy Cat Hat Colouring Page

Posted January 21, 2017 by Lizzie Thomas
adult coloring , adult colourling , cat , coloring page , colouring page , ellaquaint , free , illustration , inauguration , love trumps hate , mindfulness , nz artist , pink cat hat , revolution , womens' march

Today the unthinkable happened. I was unable to make it to our Women's March held here in Auckland today but I wanted to demonstrate my solidarity for all folk who are going to be affected by the inauguration of President Trump. Update! I now can upload downloadable files. The link is here. If... [Details]





Summer Bears

Posted January 15, 2014 by Lizzie Thomas
Black Bear , climate change , ellaquaint , environment , Iceblocks , Icecream , Panda , Rio Zoo , Smoothie , Summer Bears , Sun Bear

As you might be aware, I often infuse my work with some underlying concept, based upon a love and concern for the environment and the beasties that dwell on our planet. My recently released 'Summer Bears' series was no different. Habitat loss and increasing temperatures threaten many species around the... [Details]


Happy New Year!

Posted January 06, 2014 by Lizzie Thomas
2014 , beach , blog , ellaquaint , forest , fun , Happy New Year , music , nature , New Year , resolutions

I hope you and yours have all had a wonderful Festive Season. My little family and I have had a lovely time which involved far too much food and wine and lots of rambling conversations and catching up with other family members. As you might have guessed, one of my (many) New Years resolutions is to get back into blogging again. As well as being a useful means to convey some of the concepts that surround a new series of illustrations, I find that it can help me to clarify some of my own thinking process and ideas. Hopefully you as a reader, find some of my posts interesting too. If not I apologise :)


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