Colourful September 

Hello, I just love September! It's one of my favourite months of the year. I was picking flowers last week for my pop-up flower stall and thought I'd share how colourful it was. My allotment is full of dahlias right now and I've been visiting gardens and adding other varieties I'd like to my list. …

Photography for florists

Hello, So I did my first workshop the other day! It has been a real dream of mine to help others in a creative way and deliver workshops to creative… Source: Photography for florists

Slow Living

Slow Living, two words all over technology and something everyone is banging on about (apart from Brexit) 🙄. Chances are if ones taken a photo for ‘slow living’, then one hasn’t r… Source: Slow Living

Rose Baklava Recipe.

This recipe is very easy and so amazingly good it will have you sneaking back to the tin for more! Ingredients- 1 box of filo pastry, about 150g melted butter, 150g chopped pistachio nuts, 200g gro… Source: Rose Baklava Recipe.

A threatening sky

Inspired by the dramatic sky's we've been having in the uk this month, I'm  enjoying painting skyscapes at the moment. It's all about the sky!  I'm layering washes to create sky's with real movement. Yesterday's inspiration came by my walk over the fields, luckily the rain held off long enough for me to get back …

April showers.

   I've been painting a lot of landscapes just lately which is very unlike me. I'm seeing a very strong shift in style that seems to of come upon me, and I'm embracing it with open arms and water laden brushes.  It's quite something for an artist when ones style changes on its own, without …

First still life with Olympus Pen F.

   I can't begin to tell you how excited I was to pick up my new camera the Olympus pen F! Kid in a sweet shop springs to mind. I opted for the 17mm 1.8 lens over the 40mm although I will add a couple of pros to that list once I've got the hang …

Walking in the fields.

  Since getting Purdey, our new puppy two weeks ago I have not stopped, there has not been much time for photography I can tell you. I can't wait until she's old enough to take over the fields. I love this shot of my daughter walking through the corn fields last year! I can't get …