Flower Mandala

Flower Mandala

Every time I open this file, I’m met with an unfinished colourful bouquet staring right back at me. The more I look, the more I wish I had extra time to spend on it. Lately, I’ve been getting a lot of vitamin D on the weekends, with longer strolls and taking my drink (water) outside. [...]

Romance of Art

Romance of Art

Solace can be found in the ambience of an art studio, wherever that may be. There is something romantic about drawing, painting and the peace that wraps the soul. Calmness whilst concentrating. And, the satisfaction of the final piece being unveiled is a personal favourite. It’s a delight to come home to a place I [...]

The pattern hunter

The pattern hunter

June has officially arrived. Joy. I’ve spent three seasons daydreaming about warmer, longer days, Magnum ice cream and evening strolls. I’m grabbing summer with both hands and taking advantage of the blue scenic backdrops. To mark the return of this long-awaited weather I'm starting a new series as the title reads The Pattern Hunter. Here I [...]

Mandala Monday

Mandala Monday

Today, for the first time in a month I put my floral painting aside for something more detailed, outlined and gold. I took one last look at the unfinished flower and closed the PSD file. I opened a new page, set the size and added a familiar, overused template; for the ultimate candy, pink escape.