Hello there! Thankyou to all the visitors since my rather long (ahem) absence. Truth be told, I've been saying "yes" lots to some exciting projects...some larger, some smaller. My first "yes" was this cup a dear friend and writer asked me to create for a project she was working on. We had shared rather a magical afternoon … Continue reading Saying YES!
Here are a couple of pictures from the show...Sadly Gertie did not get to hold the pens for the comments book (there were a lot of lovely children who wanted to meet her, but she felt it was safer to sit and watch from above!). More pictures to follow, along with insides from the books. … Continue reading London Ma Show
Well.... it's almost halfway through the month and I finally have the time to wish you all a HAPPY NEW YEAR. I hope it was wonderful and that the new year brings you all great adventures and happiness. I have been busily working away on the Ma hand in for my last module, and have … Continue reading After the Party
Cats surround me at the moment, from this delicious little chap (Mog's doppelganger) who sits at my desk keeping me company whilst I work, to the numerous ones that live around me, many of whom were happy to sit on their front lawns in the late Autumn sun whist I sketched them. Now, there … Continue reading And now for some Cats…..
The year is marching on apace.....and now winter is certainly upon us. I am writing warmly curled up in my studio, watching the tree outside dance to the wind's musical howl. But to backtrack a bit - last month we went to Wales for an inspiring break away. Our cottage was down a mile of track and … Continue reading An inspiring trip to South Wales, and Sketching.
Its getting nearer the end of our Masters now (I daren't count the weeks to hand in, but inspiration has found me, so I am very excited indeed), and after the Hand in in January we have a show in London at the wonderful Candid Gallery (the downstairs gallery and is accessible, but please check with venue … Continue reading Our Final show in London, and Kickstarter Campaign
Two years ago I was lucky enough to go to Paris for a very special birthday. I had just started the Masters, and was rediscovering sketching. Now, with the fine tuning learnt from my many hours of drawing, and inspired by Beatrice Alemanga's A Lion in Paris I took the time to open the sketchbook … Continue reading Paris in Autumn