Powertex Sculpting Workshops

Powertex fabric sculpting workshops which are suitable for all ages and abilities.  Without fail, after almost every workshop, someone will take the time to come up to me and tell me how therapeutic they have found it to be.  Sometimes these are people who have a...

ShoeTattoos

Rea and I have won the same Business Recognition Award on Twitter. The Royal Connection was started by Aqua Design Group as a fun way to celebrate women in business with the #QueenOf day competition which was weekly during the Diamond Jubilee celebrations of Queen...

Nina’s Nannies for Pets

When Nina’s Nannies for Pets was formed, it was done through love – a love of animals, that I believe was inherent from birth.  I have always found it easy to connect with animals, who were my constant companions as a child and when I suffered a brain hemorrhage aged...
Tellington TTouch Horse Training

Tellington TTouch Horse Training

Lesley and I are in the same facebook group and I was really interested to hear about her business because she works with horses. So I thought I’d intrview her for my blog, it’s a really fascinating read

: So who is Lesley? My name is Lesley and I am from Emsworth,...
Photo to Painting

Photo to Painting

Now that I’m using velour paper for all my portraitsI wanted to transform another photo to painting.  I love the ethereal / soft effect that I can achieve with velour.  This is 2 years on from the previous portrait of my son and in a way, much more difficult to...
Pastel Horse Portrait

Pastel Horse Portrait

I conceived this horse portrait with the aim of including water.  I love the reflections from water and the delicate ripples and water is not a subject that I have painted before.  I do love a challenge.  This was to be my first piece for my Hampshire Open Studios...
Totton & Eling Arts Festival

Totton & Eling Arts Festival

On the 27th of May 2017 I will have a stall at the Totton and Eling Arts Festival.  I will be delighted to be able to introduce you to my work. Do pop by to have a look at what I do.  I will be painting a demonstration piece of a Collie dog and you can see a selection...

Hampshire Open Studios 2017

My first exhibition with Hampshire Open Studios has been a resounding success!  Everyday I have had visitors who have been thrilled to see my work and see me working.  As this was my first exhibition it took a lot of work to get things ready.  I need to convert my...