Paris

My aim as I am getting back into the swing of making things is to focus on my illustrations. I love the freedom that comes with the style. I even have a little secret dream to make my own book one day or even illustrate someones’ story. Who knows? This little picture of Paris took…

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Painting Oxalis Regnellii ‘Francis’

Practising my newly acquired watercolour techniques tonight. I wanted to see how effective using negative space could be to convey the delicate leaves of the purple shamrock.  My colours ended up feeling a little moody and I could improve on those brush marks but overall quite pleased with the results.  What’s your favourite way to…

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Diy concrete planters

Moving house and having a baby means I have less me-time and less money, i.e. the perfect creative catalyst for a master procrastinator like me.  With no more time to faff and no option to spend, I seem to get more resourceful and a little more focused (just a tiny bit). So I recently decided…

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Diy fox handles 

Just made these cute handles inspired by Aileen’s post via sugarandcloth.  I am planning to use them for a set of drawers in our new nursery but they would be perfect as hooks for coats or bags too.  Materials: Unfinished wooden spheres Multipurpose child-proof primer Multipurpose child-proof paints A medium and a small paint brush A…

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