My First Live Portrait Event! ~ Dear Diary #13

Dear diary, On Wednesday I had my very own stall at a Christmas market, organised by a local school with a traditional Victorian theme. It was very sweet and festive! This is how my stall looked. The ‘wheels’ and table were already there, and I added my creations along with some vintage themed props and […]

Shop News and December 365 Theme ~ Dear Diary #12

Dear diary, Goodness, have I been busy in the past few weeks! First up, I got some of my handmade products stocked in a local shop!!! The adorable shop and café called ‘Tea Cake’ is also new to town. But they are already jam-packed with gorgeous products from local artists and crafters. I feel so […]

December Happy Highlights

HAPPY NEW YEAR SISTERS!!! 2017 is here, and the Sunray Sister blog has returned. To kick off the new year, here is a list of my best happy moments from the month of December… Fraz and I had a lovely lunch and catch up with my mum in Bath, followed by a nose around the Christmas markets. […]

Sunday Sunray News: reflection on my first ever market stall!!!

Good morning sisters! I hope you are well! Last Sunday I showed you my preparations for my first ever market stall, now it’s time to reflect on how it all went!   The market took place at The Southbank Club in Bristol, which was all indoors and free entry. There were about twenty stalls and even some […]

rANDoM ROunD-UP #2: featuring self-love and craft tutorials

Welcome to the second edition of rANDoM ROunD-UP: a mishmash of all the bits and bobs I’ve come across on the wonderful world-wide web in the recent weeks. Let the browsing begin!!!   Have a go at marbling! I adore the modern twist of cute pastel colours used by Roxwell Press.   Make your own sketchbook by following the […]

Artist Date #2: Afternoon at the Museum

Welcome to Artist Date number two! In case you missed the first post of this new series, the idea was inspired by a concept in Julia Cameron’s book ‘The Artist’s Way’:   ‘The Artist Date is a once-weekly, festive, solo expedition to explore something that interests you. The Artist Date need not be overtly “artistic” — think […]

Sunday Sunray News: preparation for my first ever market stall

Good evening sisters! So it is less than a week until my first ever market stall, and I wanted to share all the things I am preparing to sell, as well as my packaging and display ideas. Let’s have a look… First the most exciting thing: my final Christmas card designs have been sent to […]