Category Archives: Art

Peace Piece

All images are my copyright.  Do not use without permission or payment. The original is in my Etsy shop. https://www.etsy.com/uk/listing/644831714/peace-piece?ref=shop_home_active_1 A painting on canvas. I made this painting in response to the beautiful piece of music by Bill Evans.

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Nubian Queen and her King

All art works on this blog are my copyright and cannot be used without my permission or payment.   “Oh Great God, swift one. Who comes to him who calls. Watch my sister for me, the woman born in the … Continue reading

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The Green Night

An original acrylic painting on canvas on heavyweight paper in my etsy shop. All works are my copyright. https://www.etsy.com/uk/listing/649245673/the-green-night Sometimes I get a song I play over and over while painting.  Although during this painting I wanted to echo the feeling … Continue reading

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Words and images

Words are powerful.  In an age of social media, blogging and the internet in general,  words are used constantly.   They are used as weapons, and as healing salve.  Words are encoded in us, it is my feeling.  Meaning, I cannot … Continue reading

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Meditative Art Retreat

Meditative Art Retreat. November 3rd – 10th 2018   My next art retreat/workshop will be in a beautiful bohemian rustic mountain farmhouse in Orgiva, Las Alpujarras in southern Spain.  One of the most beautiful locations I have ever seen.  The accommodation … 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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Random Recollections of Phoenix

I was sitting and painting just now, and randomly remembered the first time I went to Phoenix, Arizona.  I hadn’t been in America long and was working for a start-up magazine, as a P.A.  I was staying at a friend … Continue reading

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