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...
Golden Eyes – my latest feather painting.

Golden Eyes – my latest feather painting.

If you were to ask me about my feather paintings, I’d probably tell you that I always start with the eyes. That was until yesterday, when I was working on my latest painting. I remembered to take some ‘work-in-progress’ pictures (I often forget to do...
Big, Bold, Barn Owl.

Big, Bold, Barn Owl.

For about a week now, I’ve had the urge to paint a big, bold Barn Owl. Last night, we saw a Super Blue Moon and I’m not sure if that had anything to do with it, but I sat and painted exactly that! A Big Bold Barn Owl. I had every intention of taking...

New! Hares on feathers…

Hi again, as promised, I thought I’d show you my latest feather paintings which are all of one of my favourite countryside creatures, the hare. I have been lucky to see some wild hares while walking locally – once even during a hawk walk at Puxton! They...

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...