art is everywhere…


...but you knew that, right? I've been looking at some of my old sketchbooks. Back in 2011 I did a textile art workshop. The topic for our designs was grids. The week before I'd been to the Kniting & Stitching Show at Ally Pally - I came home with bags of new goodies to play with, and … Continue reading art is everywhere…

Twelvty launch!


Hi friends! Here we are, after much squirreling around I'm delighted to let you know: TWELVTY is now on sale! https://vimeo.com/193411047 I am SO excited!  To celebrate I'm offering a 2 month discount off the year long program if you sign up this week TWELVTY is a brand new program I'm launching today, it will … Continue reading Twelvty launch!

Squirrelling, Busying & some Re-jig.


Hi folks, I hope you're enjoying your summer (or winter to those who reside on the other side of this little blue ball). What's new with you? I've been busy squirrelling away on so many things and I haven't been over here in wordpress world to share them with you.   I've been preparing my class I'm teaching … Continue reading Squirrelling, Busying & some Re-jig.

The more you look…


...the more you see. Have you ever been on a color hunt? You can do it right now - pick a color and look around you, as soon as you choose to see, it pops up all over the place. I went looking for primaries in the everyday everythings... You don't need to go anywhere special, … Continue reading The more you look…

Scraps of Serendipity


How to make a decision, how to avoid paralysis of overhwelm, when there are a hundred gazillion options, how does that work? Cos here we are, right, in the 21st Century, and if you're reading this I'm figuring you're someplace a little bit like here. A place where art supplies are available in more colours, more … Continue reading Scraps of Serendipity

friday afternoon thoughts


The unfolding of my days now includes this nightly ritual, no matter what time I have between getting home and going to sleep, at least part of it is spent between the pages of this book. I make the time, eke it out, surprise myself how much page can be covered and how many doodles will … Continue reading friday afternoon thoughts

A Treasure Hunt


Yesterpost I shared an exploration into the evolution of an abstract photo. If you liked that, you might like this too: My regular post on Dirty Footprints Studio  gives a bit of insight into the process of gathering these images. Happy idea-gathering, folks 🙂