Um Abbas

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About Um Abbas

Sometimes feeling out of this world, mother of three, born in Central Europe, moved to northern England (for 4 years) and than to Middle East (5 years and counting!) . With an Arab/Persian husband, we make one randomly crazy family.

Art Tumblr Import

By |March 14th, 2017|

Over the next few hours (or days) I will be importing all my ‘art’ Tumblr posts back to here. It may break the site a little as I might fiddle with settings and the theme, as I always do and […]

Day 72 – Progress on Axonometric City

By |March 13th, 2017|

I’d like for this to go as a wall mural for our bedroom in Kheiran. Of course, it remains to be seen whether I can even finish it – at the moment it seems I might’ve bitten more than I […]

Day 71 – WIP

By |March 12th, 2017|

Isometric City project.

Day 70 – Laso instead of brush

By |March 11th, 2017|

Just playing around with PS tools. Used laso and bucket tool only…still kind of waiting for some motivation boost. Been dragging in the block for a week now.

Day 66 – ‘Urban’ Sketching

By |March 7th, 2017|


By |March 3rd, 2017|

The principle of true art is not to portray but to evoke.

— Jerzy Kosinski (born on this day in 1933)