This page began just laying down paint in shades of two colours I really like together. I just use basic craft acrylics because I figure I'm going to throw a lot of other stuff on top, so the only thing I always do is gesso first. It gives a really great surface on which paint can slide and flow - without it would just soak into the paper.
Himself goes back to the Big Doctor this coming week, when we will find out whether the next step for him is major surgery, or "just" chemotherapy. Oh yes, and we're trying to get organised to move house in a month's time. No pressure then - I guess its not surprising I'm not feeling particularly calm or serene!!