Nearly Ready for Musselburgh Art Club Exhibition on the 3rd August

Nearly Ready for Musselburgh Art Club Exhibition on the 3rd August. Another year but this one was tough. Alexander reduces time that I have free. Tanya is now a club member and is hosting a craft table with hand painted glass, greeting cards, candles, gift boxes and some other extras. So Anna was working with …

My pain and why not everyone understands

I have never written much about pain in the past and until now I have not thought about why. I am not really sure why “I understand” but here goes…  Firstly I think that I am honest with myself about my pain. That’s a good start. A long while ago I met someone in hospital and he …

Mum and Dad Joyce & Frank Sibbald Golden Wedding Photos from the Family

On the 4th of October it was my parents golden wedding. We had a lunch on Sunday the 7th at Duddingston golf club where mum and dad celebrated with their closest friends and family.     It worked out as an amazing day and I can see how much it meant to them. On the …

Scott Sibbald Showing at Musselburgh Art Club Art Exhibition August 2018

I cant believe that its this time again. Its time for club exhibhition in the Old Town Hall in Musselburgh. We run from the dates and times below but after several weeks of masking tape, mount boards, plastic and sadly 1 ruined painting I have my entries ready to go. 5 Large canvas and 8 …

EAST LOTHIAN ARTISTS EXHIBITION 10th Feb – 2nd May 2018

I am delighted to be able to put in a couple of images as a sample of my work into the exhibition in Haddington. Its a long run so plenty time to be had there are over 80 painting at the last count. Details as follows    EAST LOTHIAN ARTISTS EXHIBITION 10th Feb – 2nd …

I will be showing my new works at the Musselburgh Art Club Annual Club Exhibition 2017

I will be showing my new works at Musselburgh Art Club Annual Club Exhibition 2017.  Now I did post this already today on www.musselburghartclub.com on behalf of the club but in case you missed it here it is… Scan the QR Code to see the Facebook event for the exhibition!    Musselburgh Art Club will …

Spring plein air painting in the Pentlands

So Saturday morning in the Pentlands .. It was good fun but I got sunburnt even with a Cap and Hood up but the wind was so strong and lets just say my easel did not survive the trip.   The other observation was that my oil paints were very fluid so much more than …

Spring plein air painting in Musselburgh

So on last Sunday I was able to grab the painting gear and hit Musselburgh.. problems were I had only 60 or 90 minutes. It was dependant on Alexander either sleeping while his mum walks with him.. thankfully it turned out to be nearly 90 minutes but it was not quite long enough.  Why, mainly …

Snoopy at the Sick Kids children’s hospital edinburgh that I doodled/painted this year.

It was a couple of months back now but it was a late Friday evening and one of the kids started feeling very, very unwell. It’s always easy to say afterwards that it was an over reaction to call 999 but we did not overreact that night. Sp the ambulance crew arrived in less than …

Spring in the air so out comes the outdoor painting kit! 

What a day it was in Fisherrow harbour in Musselburgh yesterday! The sun was out the temperature was a very warm 14 degrees in the car.  So It was that I brought my oil paints but in the end I had only a hour so watercolour it was. I started off with my Stillman and Brian …

So it’s back to school for the parents and it’s on to secondary school for the p7 pupils at windygoul primary today. Anna won two trophies!

So it’s back to school for the parents and it’s on to secondary school for the p7 pupils at windygoul primary today.. After this it will be make up hair spray fake tan! And that’s just for me! Roll on the leaving prom… Even the name has changed in the two decades since I left… …

To you, my friend. A good post by a “Scottish Womens Journey with Chronic Pain”

I have been following this wordpress site for a while now https://katwilson04.wordpress.com/ Open new Taband last night I was drawn to this post. Indeed so much so I added a comment. That was a big step for me as when I start typing about pain I just lock up. Freeze, shutdown more pain then delete …

Arrived in Kiev! Seriously how cute?

  Arrived in Kiev! Seriously how cute?   Tanya, Richard, Anna and I all have arrived in safely. Weather is hot but not too hot. Kiev city looked s amazing in the distance with gold gilded church roofs and really different architecture. We will get into the city on Sunday as tomorrow is Vassa’s seventh …

I made Front Page on the 2016 Mussleburgh Art club Calender!

2016 Mussleburgh Art Club Calendar, I made the front page! Available to purchase for £5 at the exhibiton from The Mussleburgh Art Club annual exhibition in the old town hall (above the tollbooth restaurant, below the clock tower on the high street. Art Exhibition including 12 of my own Watercolour and Oil Paintings. 1st – …

Scott Sibbald art exhibition Edinburgh August 2015

Scott Sibbald art exhibition Edinburgh August 2015 Art Exhibition including 12 of my own Watercolour and Oil Paintings. 1st – 8th August at the Old Town Hall Musselburgh High Street. You will find works from memebers of Mussleburgh Art Club, including my own in many formats, framed and unframed pictures, and there will also be …

What a day for inspiration edinburgh looking amazing from the east

  So today was such a good day. I tried to paint but the watercolour was just in need of some blending material, both my bottles being left at home. So I then tried the acrylic just was like concrete even with the appropriate medium added to slow normal drying. I manage few sketches in watercolour …

www.Scottsibbald.co.uk Now online but work in progress… checkout www.scottsibbald.com for current content

Welcome to my new site where I will have a gallery to showcase all my paintings. www.Scottsibbald.co.uk Now online but work in progress… checkout www.scottsibbald.com for current content If anyone wants to buy anything in the interim then please let me know.. scottsibbald@yahoo.co.uk