Happy New Year 2014!

I cannot believe that today is 1st January 2014! The past year has flown by so quickly like a whirlwind. So much has happened and I’ve learned so much – 2013 was pretty full-on so far as my art is concerned. I’ve achieved a whole lot more than the...

Barn Owls Appear As Summer Holidays Come To An End

Today has been HUGE! Not only did my youngest daughter start ‘Big School’ but I was able to get my pastels and paints out for the first time in weeks!!! The Summer holidays have been jam-packed with all sorts of exciting events – causing me...

Malamute finished, new Barn Owl underway!

Hello again! What a busy few weeks its been. Today I delivered my latest commissioned painting – a portrait of an Alaskan Malamute – to its new owners and to my delight, they were over the moon with it! Having worked from a provided photograph rather than...

Newly finished painting

The good news to begin this blog with is that I sold 2 of my 3 painted feathers entered in the Sidcot Arts Showcase! The feedback about the exhibition was very positive at the North Somerset Arts AGM last month, so hopefully there will be more similar events to look...

I’ve gone a bit ‘Owl Crazy’!

Hello again! June has turned out to be as busy this year as it has been for the past few years…its my busiest month for sure as far a photography goes. With preparations for the exhibition in full swing too, there has been little time to paint, even though my...