Re-entry Collage – 3/9/15

When I return to the studio the first thing I do (after clearing stuff and tidying away) is an intuitive painting or collage. This involves getting out of my own way and allowing my intuition to select images and give me some sense of what is going on in my creative...

Venus retrograde 1: Art journal page 28/7/15

Venus is disappearing into the light of the sun where she cannot be seen for 40 days. At present in Leo, she will soon be in her own sign of Virgo. This is the time to travel into my own inner darkness, unlock my heart’s true intentions, reassess and reflect on...

Holiday Journals: Spain April ’15

A whole fortnight away has been marvellous and relaxing, restorative and stimulating all at the same time. Being right away from all that is familiar, all that usually pulls or distracts me has been a form of retreat. Everything simplified, pared down. But O, the sun...

Entering the Underworld: Intuitive painting 6/7/14

When I let go of ‘making’ something happen, when I get out of my own way and allow my unconscious to express itself, amazing images arrive. I don’t always know what they mean or why they came – and I will spend many days just looking and...