After yesterday's painting on Day 7 which left me feeling rather unsuccessful, I was happy of course to be creating, but I didn't like what I was producing.  BUT it's Day 8, and I'm HAPPY :)     The flowers were pretty much dead, only a few were still holding any colour, similar Day 6.  The textures and colours which presented themsel ...

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I'm up to Day 7 painting journey pen and ink, and I think the inspiration from Leonardo which I spoke about in Day 2 (see here) has come through.  The heat we are experiencing has dried out my bouquet, and the flowers are more and more shriveled and brown- BUT it's so interesting and inspiring!       While I was re ...

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Join my painting journey for Day 6, colors fade but not my inspiration! The heat in my studio this week is a little too much, despite air conditioning...even the bouquet is starting to suffer!  The colours are fading and the petals are curling up more, and the overall vibrancy of the flowers is going fast.  BUT this in itself is inspiring...the chang ...

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How are you enjoying these videos so far? I hope you like today's painting journey, Letting loose on Day 5! The weather is warm here in my studio, and the brightly coloured liliums are filling the room with a strong sweet heady scent, and I'm inspired to just let loose and relax into this painting.  The hot pinks and yellow are really engaging my foc ...

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Are you looking for something new to embroider? If you answer is yes, then read on...I think you'll love these inspiring designs- AND I think you'll love the special event which you're invited to at the bottom of this post! If you don't embroider, but love to be inspired by beautiful creations, or maybe you do crazy quilting or other forms of sewi ...

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