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 […]

Lots of books, sustainable art and a lovely wedding ~ Sunray Sister

Hello, How has your week been? It seems so rainy for June! Is the weather more Summery where you are? What has been filling your days? “I think, what has this day brought me, and what have I given it?” ~ Henry Moore On Monday I went on my first official ‘artist’s date’, as part […]

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 […]

Magic, Midsummer and the Moon: Following Cycles ~ Sunray Sister

Hello, Recently I’ve been following the earth’s seasons and moon cycles more closely, and getting in tune with my spiritual side. This has been coming out visually in my art as well, and I wanted to share a bit more about that in this week’s blog post! (Which is long overdue, since I was planning […]

First Ever Leek Market and Open Art Exhibition ~ Sunray Sister

Hello, How are you? I hope you’re having a wonderful week and the beautiful weather isn’t distracting you from your work too much!? I’ve had a busy couple of weeks, and I just wanted to share a quick blog post to reflect on a couple of exciting creative events that I took part in recently. […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Adventures, Art and Asanas // Dear Diary #2

Dear Diary, (Apologies for missing last Sunday’s blog post, but that just means there’s even more good stuff to share today!) The past couple of weeks have been filled with adventure, inspiration and creativity. There was also a heat wave, during which I had a successful job interview. So I start a new job on […]