Birdfair 2018!

Birdfair 2018!

I’m still coming back down to earth as I write this after a wonderful weekend exhibiting at Birdfair for the first time. The past few months have been both exciting and stressful while preparing for this huge event. To date, Birdfair is the biggest show...
Meeting Mandy Shepherd.

Meeting Mandy Shepherd.

My role as a member of the TWASI Council (The Wildlife Art Society International) has led to some exciting encounters within the wildlife art world, and the most recent – meeting Mandy Shepherd is no exception! This year’s TWASI Annual Exhibition has...
In The Golden Hour – A Different Perspective

In The Golden Hour – A Different Perspective

When I titled this original painting, I was thinking of the gorgeous light that happens in the hour after sunset, before the darkness of night closes in. In photography terms, this is known as ‘The Golden Hour’ and I’d imagined this owl making good...
It’s all about the feathers!

It’s all about the feathers!

If I had £1 for every time I’m asked where I get my feathers from, I’d be a wealthy woman! Being my most used surface to paint on, this topic arises quite frequently – in the past 2 days alone I have been asked twice on Facebook and also on Instagram...