Animal Poem Illustrated with the Young in Mind

For all who love the natural world I am very excited to tell you about a lovely art/poetry collaboration. Marnie Jones – an American poet and author – has asked me to paint for her a series of artful animals that would illustrate her magical poem “In the Morning”. The poem depicts the natural stirrings of several animals as they awaken to their world. It … Continue reading Animal Poem Illustrated with the Young in Mind

Summer Fruits

I couldn’t resist the idea of painting fruits all over bunnies – this notion came into my head about a month ago when I was house-sitting for a friends and her lovely dogs in a house on a hill in the Welsh countryside. The idea hatched and I painted Blackberry Bramble first – I loved the look and enjoyed the process so here are some … Continue reading Summer Fruits

…Some Flowers in Her Hair…

Just took the dog for a walk and as I was musing about what I would paint when I got back in the house we passed some brambles out of which some pretty papery rose petals were peeping from a bud or two. They reminded me of dog roses and then I just had a vision of a bunny I had painted the other day … Continue reading …Some Flowers in Her Hair…