enjoying the journey…

enjoying the journey…

I’ve been a bit quiet lately, that’s because I haven’t been spending much time in the studio and therefore haven’t really had much to tell you. When I gave up my job last year the idea was to spend three days a week in the studio and work two days at my new ‘temporary’ job. […]

am i too literal for abstract?

Posted on Jan 7, 2015 in Artistic practises, e-courses | No Comments
am i too literal for abstract?

Does my art define who I am or does who I am define my art – identity crisis??!! If you’ve been following my progress through my ecourse on the blog and social media you will see that I have restarted my lessons of the Unearth Gather Create ecourse again with renewed enthusiasm. Being one of those people who likes to work […]

morning walk

Posted on Jan 4, 2015 in inspiration, thoughts and ponderings | No Comments
morning walk

I’m getting into the habit of taking my phone out with me to capture images on my morning walk most days and recording them on Instagram. Today I knew my phone battery wouldn’t hold out so I grabbed my camera as it was a bright beautiful frosty morning - here are some of the images I took. I don’t […]

sustenance/sustain-ance

sustenance/sustain-ance

my word for the year, the meaning of which this week was questioned by my dear husband – his understanding of it was food or drink when the reason I had chosen it was for its other meaning – the ability to sustain something, in particular the forward motion of my creative and business. This […]

five things I learned in 2014…

Posted on Jan 2, 2015 in thoughts and ponderings | 2 Comments
five things I learned in 2014…

Happy New Year to you all!! After reading a very inspirational blog post by Lisa Congdon about the things she learned in 2014 I thought this would be great concept to use to reflect on my own 2014. Usually at the end of each year and beginning of the next I look through my notebook […]