Author Archives: alicemason1

About alicemason1

I am an artist, illustrator and mother and live by the sea in the south east of England. I paint every day and am inspired by nature, mysticism and consciousness.. I hold art retreats in southern Spain. These retreats are for lovers of nature, art, walking, mountains, creativity, dance, music, yoga and meditation. I work alongside other artists to bring about these retreats. All works on this blog are my copyright. Do not use for your own purposes. If you would like to buy rights to use an image, please contact me on alicejulietmason@gmail.com or visit my Etsy shop. www.alice-mason.net www.art-retreat-spain.com My Etsy shop: https://www.etsy.com/shop/AliceMasonArtist

The wifi kids

Every summer I host and teach English to non-native English speaking kids, who come to stay with my family for a ‘total immersion’ experience in an English family.  I teach them in the mornings, and in the afternoons we have … Continue reading

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The Pthalo Blues

Pthalo blue. What a beautiful colour. Every time I paint with it, it gives me a visual and sensory high while also also soothing me on a soul level. Some recent paintings using this most enriching of colours. Kind of … Continue reading

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Walking and EMDR

    While I have always known the benefits of walking in terms of health and well-being, I am always open to making new discoveries about the healing that goes with walking.  I know that I am especially obsessed with … Continue reading

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New Art Retreat in Spain

My next art and walking retreat will be in a beautiful bohemian mountain farmhouse in Las Alpujarras in southern Spain.  One of the most beautiful locations I have ever seen.  The accommodation is in traditional Alpujarran style, with solar-powered hot … Continue reading

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Nispero

“Many take the path well-worn, but they are only given a half-lived life. To those willing to brave the unknown path, the dark thicket, a remembering of love, magic, and purpose returns. There is a wild woman under our skin … Continue reading

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More photos of a fleeting trip to the magic mountains.

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Alpujarras. La Taha.

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The Wanderer

“Embracing the archetype of the Wanderer, whether through an external journey or internal one, is what many people find themselves doing at key moments of transition. But wandering is not something that’s been traditionally associated with or available to women … Continue reading

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Passion.

Passion is the energy that love creates with no object other than itself. The energy born of love is creative – it makes everything it touches new. To see how passionate you are, look around at what you have created. … Continue reading

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The Blue Room 2

Painting in my Etsy shop. https://www.etsy.com/uk/listing/601308960/the-blue-room

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