Be More You – The Fun of Raw and Immediate Pen & Wash

THE REAL McCOY I love real things – not copies. Last Saturday I went into Pontypridd to buy the latest edition of  Flow (“the magazine that takes its time”) from WH Smiths. After doing a few other errands I then retired to Costa Coffee for a read and to passively watch people and immerse myself into teh aromas and sounds of coffees being made. I … Continue reading Be More You – The Fun of Raw and Immediate Pen & Wash

Watercolour Weaving – why not play and explore

Just lately I have had a month off from teaching my watercolour classes. Before I broke up for the summer I promised myself I would do some quirky and random play projects. So I did. I committed to my creativity by allowing my self some pure play – and it felt good! All I did was use lots of new colours that I had bought … Continue reading Watercolour Weaving – why not play and explore

Christmas Art Gifts

Are you looking for a retro floral look this Christmas? If you love animals and seasonal wreaths you may like my Christmas Wreath Set of 3 8×10 inch prints – portrait format – SAVE by buying this set of 3! Or buy them individually. Total cost for the 3 prints is $70 plus shipping – that’s approx. £49 plus shipping in pounds! :)) A fine and … Continue reading Christmas Art Gifts

This Week’s Art

This week has seen a lot of art being made:) Tuesday daytime – I was teaching my Art Spirit Painter’s Group how to paint a tall ship Tuesday evening I was doing a watercolour horse demonstration to Sully Art Group Friday afternoon was spent with my growing Tonteg Art Spirit Painter’s group where we painted a Moroccan doorway and on Saturday morning I gave a one … Continue reading This Week’s Art

Easter Print Giveaway! Win a watercolour Animal Print

EASTER PRINT – Giveaway! – FIND the Golden BUNNY & WIN a PRINT! How to enter:- 1) Click the blue link alongside each of the 5 bunny images to be taken to the image source 2) Search for that gold bunny silhouette on the image 3) Once you’ve found it EMAIL the answer to me at… 4) FINALLY share this post TWICE on Facebook … Continue reading Easter Print Giveaway! Win a watercolour Animal Print

Safari Nursery Art

Feeling inspired by the colours of the African savannah and its inhabitants I have created a trio of sweet animals that would create a unique mini gallery to a nursery or indeed to any room in your home. My animal paintings are natural and authentic looking and so lend themselves to any age or style. Enjoy! To view or purchase these animals please click on any one … Continue reading Safari Nursery Art

Original Watercolours for Sale

Prefer the real thing to a print? Then I have another original watercolour for you today! Here is another of my original watercolours. They are all watercolours and one of a kind. Next up is this colourful and vibrant watercolour crab – a fun accent piece for the nautical bathroom perhaps? Treat yourself to an original piece of art for your home:) Continue reading Original Watercolours for Sale

Christmas Art Gifts

If you are feeling like a retro floral/animal look this Christmas how about my collection of 3 seasonal animals surrounded by a holly, poinsettia and mistletoe wreath. I loved painting the floral details to get the shine on the holly especially and the delicacy of the mistletoe. These are archival to over 70 years and are made one at a time in my home studio … Continue reading Christmas Art Gifts