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Birthday bunting

You may have seen my last minute attempts at bunting for my joint 60th party with my friend Vicky, and I’ve had a few requests to see it in-situ, so here it is. I am pleased to say it even survived the Ceilidh dancing… just need to decide what to do with 21m of bunting… Read more »

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Hoppy Easter

Hope you’re having a chocolatey day, with lots of Easter treats. Being a diabetic I can’t have too much chocolate but I had great fun searching for the eggs on the surprise egg hunt my hubby had done for me this morning – I’m a lucky girl! He’d clearly taken a lot of time thinking… Read more »

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11 minutes of fame

Yay, I did it… I managed to stay awake until 3.30am and beyond to broadcast LIVE on ustream last night! A massive THANK YOU to Rob Jelinski for letting me be a part of A book called Forever Digital After Party and be part of such a talented team: Blake Stratton – What can I say, a… Read more »

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REMembering good times

Any REM fan will know what I’m talking about! Although gutted to learn on 21 Sept 2011 that my favourite band are splitting up I am not surprised. REM have been a huge influence in my life, especially my art since I remember and although I am sad there will be no more gigs and… Read more »

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Escaping through creativity

I am truly lost for words over the unbelievable and incredulous acts of the idiots (luckily the minority) in London and all over the UK over the past few nights. I can’t even begin to comprehend these imbeciles who think that destroying others lives makes anything better, but it is reassuring to know that there… Read more »

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Bunting Challenge

As anybody who follows my blog will know I like a challenge, especially a creative one. So, when I saw the Rubyshoes Rocks Great British Bunt Off how could I resist? I have to confess I have known about this for a few weeks but with the wedding and honeymoon didn’t think I would have… Read more »

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Sketchbook so close…

I’m so glad it’s Saturday, but even happier that the sketchbook project deadline has been extended until Tues! This gives me the weekend to finish it, take photos and start scanning, as once I send it off on it’s travels I will not see it again unless I get to Brooklyn Art Library. If you… Read more »

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Happy 21st Melanie

Just want to say a big thanks to my cousin Melanie for inviting us to her 21st today – we had a fantastic day at Beverley races, even with the terrible choice in horses (well that will teach me to go for the greys or ‘cool names.’) It was a great day out, and even… Read more »