I love the mixture of green spaces, cows and bicycles in Cambridge! I did this picture of Midsummer Common using some Portfolio oil pastels that I was trying out. I loved them! They were smooth and easy to draw with. … Continue reading
These daffodils caught my attention as the light was shining through their petals. Their actual backdrop was a car park, but I decided not to include that in the painting! This was my first painting for a while and I … Continue reading
This sketch of Holkham beach was done while on holiday at Wells-next-to-Sea. I love the vastness of Holkham beach with the alternating bands of water and sand as the tide goes out.
I love all the horse chestnut flowers out at this time of year.
This was another painting that I did while at a workshop by Chris Lockwood. I love cows!
This painting was done at a workshop I took with the wonderful Chris Lockwood.
This is the view from Marks & Spencers’ cafe in Cambridge. I had a pleasant coffee while painting this.
I always intend to paint lots on holiday and only manage to do one painting, so here it is!
I painted this card for my friend’s birthday. I was inspired as she likes gardening and I love to paint nature!
I did Julia’s inspirational course: 21 Days of Creative Freedom. Julia systematically took me through every possible creative block in turn until I had no more excuses not to create! I created far more art during the 3 weeks of the course than I would … Continue reading
I’ve now finished the wonderful Connect to Nature: Connect to Self course run by Morwhenna and Jaimie and I really enjoyed it. Being outside definitely increases my feelings of well-being and I discovered that even something as simple as spending 5 … Continue reading
Over Easter, I was lucky enough to watch 2 robins going backwards and forwards all day to feed their young. The nest was in the ivy next to my Mum’s dining room window, so at every meal we watched them! … Continue reading