For some long, long time I’ve been meaning to write a blog. But where to start? I have to admit to being slightly overwhelmed (slightly you say?? Ha!) as to where to begin. As for so many THOUSANDS of people, this Covid-19 pandemic has sliced neatly through my life, severing any attempt to earn money, move forward, put carefully thought out plans into action.Continue reading
Exciting news! I’ve been accepted to take part in this year’s Belper Arts Trail to be held on the May Bank Holiday weekend (Sunday 5th & Mon 6th May). I’ll be exhibiting my alcohol ink paintings – venue tbc.Continue reading
I’m really excited to be a new stockist in this lovely shop in Ashbourne! Handmade Design is situated in Victoria Square in this pretty market town in the Derbyshire Dales. It’s recently been taken over by Laura who is keen to support & encourage local artists and designers by providing attractive shop space in which to display and sell their work. Continue reading
In this Wild Garden Collection I try to convey the beauty and wildness of flowers found in my own garden and feel ridiculously excited as I begin to layer vibrant alcohol ink colours together for each piece! Continue reading
A while ago we FINALLY decided to get around to painting our bedroom. The room is pretty small really – just big enough to fit the king sized bed and a chest of drawers with a narrow strip of space to get round (I’d pinched the “master bedroom” as my craft room!)
Some colours. Some dots. Some textures. Some…thing. That’s my abstract collection. Continue reading
I love my garden and I long to capture it! It’s almost a subject I’m avoiding as it means so much to me and I don’t want to let it down. It’s something I feel I will be returning to time and again – I aim to grow and blossom!
I don’t live near the sea (although in the UK you’re never THAT far away!) but like most people I love the peace and intensity that overwhelm whenever I sit on a rock and simply stare at the repetitive motion of the waves. Continue reading