Good evening sisters! On this sunny, sleepy Sunday I had a little wander around the local market and enjoyed a delicious roast lunch, what have you been up to? To finish off a lovely day, I've put together a playlist of some of the songs I've been enjoying recently - with a vague Spring/nature/turning-a-new-leaf theme - for episode 10 … Continue reading Spring Playlist // Playtime 10
Happy Sunday sisters! I have had the most beautiful weekend: reconnecting with nature, soaking up the sunshine and getting creative; sharing stories, enjoying food and spending time with my lovely parents! I feel renewed and energised, with a new enthusiasm for my creative projects. Spring is here! What have you been up to? Today I would like … Continue reading Mother’s Day Playlist // Sunray Sister Playtime 9
Welcome back sisters! For today's blog post I have put together a playlist of some of my favourite instrumental songs especially for you! From beautiful piano classics and film music, to jazz and trip-hop. Find my typewriter-written list of songs and artists below, and a YouTube playlist of all 10 songs. Perfect for a chilled Sunday … Continue reading ‘No Words’ Instrumental Playlist // Playtime 8
Welcome to day three of Sunray Sister's 14 Days of Love! Music is a big love of mine, and I've already been sharing this with you in my playlist feature, Playtime. So today in episode 7 of Playtime, let's take a moment for some damn fine tunes all about love. Find the songs in a YouTube … Continue reading Day 3: Music Playlist Celebrating Love // Sunray Sister’s 14 Days of Love
Welcome to episode six of Playtime! If you are new here, click that link to see the previous five posts, all with YouTube playlists and illustrations by me. For a change I gave this edition of Playtime a theme, and a kind of story line! It is inspired by the new year, time, fresh starts, dreams and … Continue reading Fresh Start Playlist // Playtime 6 // featuring Elbow and Badly Drawn Boy
Jolly greetings sisters! As a special treat for this edition of Playtime, I have picked out some alternative Christmas songs and put them into a festive playlist just for you. I even made a slightly bizarre vintage collage, (did you see my previous post with some slightly better collages!?) Hit play on the YouTube link below and … Continue reading Playtime #5: Christmas special featuring Joni Mitchell and The Darkness!
Episode four of playtime is here: a mixtape from me to you, complete with handwritten list and abstract painting! This time my choices are mainly current tunes with some older songs sprinkled in, all of which are quickly becoming new favourites; basically all the songs stuck in my head right now. The list begins with Laura Marling's beautiful new song, 'Soothing', which is now … Continue reading Playtime #4: featuring Massive Attack and Laura Marling
Welcome to episode three of my regular music playlist series! This time my song selections are female fronted, electronic, pop-y beauties, which are great for a little living-room boogie. So get out of your Friday sofa slump and get up and groove, because you've got those moves! (Also some of these music videos are a little on … Continue reading Playtime #3: featuring St. Vincent and Grimes
Episode 2 of Playtime, featuring some of my favourite emotional songs and a watercolour illustration.
Let me introduce a new regular feature for the Sunray Sister blog: a collection of songs which I am blasting out whilst I get creative. Because creative time = play time! Below is my illustrated playlist of new songs which I highly recommend for your listening pleasure, featuring my own drawings and handwriting. To listen to … Continue reading Playtime #1: featuring Billie Marten and Julia Jacklin