Wiltshire Triptych 10cm x 10cm

Wiltshire Triptych 10cm x 10cm

Completed these little canvases – a Wiltshire Triptych – today and feel strangely satisfied with them. Wanted to capture the essence of the Wiltshire landscape and feel I’ve achieved that to some degree. I  notice how resistant I am to doing small...
Mini-collage play: 10/8/17

Mini-collage play: 10/8/17

Had a great time with collage and play with small artcards. These have given me lots of ideas for bigger paintings – the ones I really like I’ll keep for that, the rest will make lovely cards to send to people.  Translating them into much larger paintings...
Abstract play: July 17

Abstract play: July 17

Playing with mixed media on bamboo paper, acrylic, crayon, stencils and stamps. One paper I didn’t much like but cut it up into squares and will probably use them to make cards for sending. Play is never wasted! (even if I can’t use what I’ve done in...
A Day in the Studio: 11/7/17

A Day in the Studio: 11/7/17

Wonderful to spend creative time in the new studio now it’s set up. All of the paintings I have out are in process, being worked on in rotation. This is my favourite way of working, moving from one to the next, then sitting and looking and allowing...
Midsummer Solstice: Mixed media painting.

Midsummer Solstice: Mixed media painting.

Feels important to take time out this Wednesday to just be still and re-connect with the earth, however we do it, wherever we do it. Let the light in. Here’s another turning of the year, another opportunity to review and reassess our lives and where we are...