Mother’s Day Playlist // Sunray Sister Playtime 9

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 …

‘No Words’ Instrumental Playlist // Playtime 8

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 …

Fresh Start Playlist // Playtime 6 // featuring Elbow and Badly Drawn Boy

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 …

Playtime #5: Christmas special featuring Joni Mitchell and The Darkness!

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 …

Playtime #4: featuring Massive Attack and Laura Marling

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 …

Playtime #1: featuring Billie Marten and Julia Jacklin

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 …