My Journey so far with Gallery Twenty ~ Sunray Sister

Hello, Earlier this year I was in a new town, feeling slightly lost and without connections. I was volunteering at a local charity shop to avoid being a total hermit, drawing and painting at home all day long. If I hadn’t been helping out at that charity shop, I might not have heard about an […]

July Happy Highlights 2018 ~ sweet little moments ~ Sunray Sister

Hello It’s been a while! I haven’t even made the time to share my happy highlights list from July until now! Sorry! July was a nice month, with lots of sweet little things that made me smile. What made you smile recently? My Happy Highlights for July 2018… Of course the beautiful weather has to […]

May Happy Highlights 2018 and a few thoughts… ~ Sunray Sister

Hello, Today I would like to share my favourite moments from the month of May. It’s been a fun-filled few weeks, with so much sunshine! How was May for you? Read on to see my Happy Highlights list, plus a few thoughts and updates… My Happy Highlights for May 2018… Enjoyed a lovely ‘artist date’ […]

Joining a Local Gallery! ~ You’re Invited ~ Sunray Sister

Hello, I have some exciting news to share today: I have joined a local gallery! Keep reading to find out what this involves… but first a bit of a last-minute invitation to our special celebration tomorrow evening, Thursday 24th of May, from 6-8pm. Find more details on the event page on Facebook. If you’re in […]

Roaches Adventure and Sketching ‘en plein air’ ~ Sunray Sister

Hello, A few weeks ago on an unusually hot and sunny day for April here in England, I went out on my first big adventure of the year, to shake off some of that winter gloom. Starting from our home in Leek, I managed to walk all the way to the trig point of the […]

April Happy Highlights 2018 ~ Sunray Sister

Hello, I hope you are well! How has April been for you? It feels like this month has absolutely flown by; so many lovely and exciting things have been happening, plus even more exciting things are just around the corner. My Happy Highlights for April 2018… Saw Wes Anderson’s new film ‘Isle of Dogs’ at the […]

Open Art Exhibition, New Work and Other Updates ~ Sunray Sister

Hello, I currently have some of my original artwork in an exhibition! I created three brand new mixed media pieces for the Staffordshire Moorlands Open Art Exhibition, (click the link to see the Facebook event page). All three pieces got accepted and are on display right now until Saturday 12th of May at The Nicholson […]

November Happy Highlights ~ Sunray Sister Monthly Favourites

Hello! It’s that time again, the end of one month, and the start of another! At this time I like to share all the little things and moments that brought me joy in the past few weeks, and I call this list my Happy Highlights. (I’ve been using a ‘5 year diary’ to record how […]

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 […]

Etsy and YouTube Relaunch! ~ special Sunray Sister update!

Hello! I have some exciting news!!! My Etsy shop is back in business, and I’m kicking things off with a crazy festive sale. From now until the 20th of December 2017, you can enjoy 50% off my entire shop! You will find unique Christmas cards based on my original artwork, and handmade, embroidered textile gifts. […]