Sunny Walks, Reading Books and Changes Coming… ~ Sunray Sister

Hello, Just when you think everything is settled and things are going smoothly… WHAM!!! Life comes and smacks you in the face. Well, apologies for sounding so dramatic, but right now that’s how I feel. I suppose times like these remind you that there aren’t many things in life that are certain. We are born […]

Priorities, Responsibility and The Hottest British Summer Ever!? ~ Sunray Sister

Hello, Oof, well, Summer is here!!! It is HOT in the UK at the moment, and we even had an exciting storm at around 2am on Wednesday! It’s the end of the second week at my new job, and I’m settling in well, enjoying all the responsibility I’ve been given, and all the new things […]

Serving Others, Another New Portrait and Rediscovering What Matters ~ Sunray Sister

Hello, Another week has come and gone! I hope it has gone well for you. It’s been pretty good over here. I worked on another portrait commission, this time of a beloved horse, not a person! I’m so pleased with the result. With every piece I create, I get a little bit better and learn […]

New Moon Energy, Blooming Hydrangeas and Beatrix Potter ~ Sunray Sister

Hello, This week has flown by! There are so many new things on the horizon; things that I’ve taken endless steps towards, wished and prayed for, almost given up on, and then things that just come out of nowhere! Plus this new moon and waxing season seems to amplify the energy even more. I don’t […]

Portrait illustration and sunny days ~ Sunray Sister

Hello, It’s been a nice week, full of family and friends, and just nice people and special moments. Isn’t that how all weeks should be? How have the past seven days been for you? In my last blog I mentioned a secret illustration; well, since it has now been received by its new owner, I […]

Summer Solstice, a Secret Illustration and Everyday Magic ~ Sunray Sister

Hello, Happy Summer Solstice sisters! The longest day of the year is upon us, (or the shortest if you’re in the southern hemisphere). How is it feeling for you? Do you celebrate this turning point in the year? I’d love to hear about it, so leave a comment down below, or join the party on […]

Mid-Year Goals Review 2018: My Best Year Yet? Do I Need Yearly Goals? ~ Sunray Sister

Hello Today I am reviewing my goals that I set at the start of 2018, and I thought I would share my reflections and plans with you! Read on to find out more… In my 2018 goals post I reviewed my goals from 2017, and laid out some new objectives for 2018. I also decided to […]

365 Day Art Challenge!!! // Sunray Sister

Hello! On November the 1st 2017 (that’s tomorrow!), I am starting a 365 day art challenge! What? For a whole year, that’s 365 days in a row, I am challenging myself to consistently create a piece of art. I have been inspired by the Inktober challenge that takes place in October every year, mainly on […]

100th Post! Plans for the Near Future // Dear Diary #9

Dear diary, This is my 100th post on this blog! Wow!!! Thank you for being here and letting me share my creative journey. I have been on so many little wild adventures recently, and can’t wait to share some stories, photos and artwork here soon. For today though, since it’s a milestone post, I just […]

September Happy Highlights // Sunray Sister Monthly Favourites

Hello, Well that month flew by! It sounds cliché, but September seems to have gone so quickly. It has been a month of settling in, finding my feet, exploring new places, getting creative and connecting with nature. What made you smile and feel alive this month? A trip to York, one of our first outings […]