contrast


Sometimes I take sideways look. A change of perspective is refreshing and replenishing. I've always surrounded myself in color, it lights me up and brings with it so many of my ideas. And I love contrast. I'm someone who thrives on change and novelty. I bounce along with the momentum. So alongside all the bright clashing … Continue reading contrast

merging emerging


Last night I couldn't sleep. So I painted. And I pondered. Life is as quick as a flash, a sprint through some generations and it's done. And life is a slow evolution, spiralling up through understanding new layers of the game. It's both. Everything & Nothing. Empty & Full. Contrast & Confusion. Zigs & Zags. … Continue reading merging emerging

Contrast and Agreements (42/52)


Sometime earlier this year I fell upon the Four Agreements (Miguel Ruiz). This week they fell back into my mind, so I caught them here on the page. If you don't know them, The Four Agreements are: 1. Be Impeccable with your Word: Speak with integrity. Say only what you mean. Avoid using the Word … Continue reading Contrast and Agreements (42/52)

upsidedowneries (20/52)


Life's little upsidedowneries; they entertain, baffle, bemuse. I considered not posting this page, tbh I was just relieved I took these first pics before I got too far in, so at least I had something to show for the week if I couldn't bring myself to unveil the way it went from here.... Mmmmm yummy … Continue reading upsidedowneries (20/52)

tree prints


Did I tell you before? I love to screenprint. My latest screen is from a photo I took in Hyde Park. I reckon there are something close to an infinite number of uses for screen printed trees. (But these are just 4)

Monochrome Monday


I've thought about a black and white page for a while. I've even tried. But resisting any color at all was harder than I cared to admit! Anyway, prompted by John Clinock of Art Rat Cafe I determined to give it another go. Armed just with black and white gesso, black and white Dr PH … Continue reading Monochrome Monday