Bold Art Calendars 2020 – and what’s the Dutch connection with Birthday Calendars?

The bold art calendars for this year are here! You’ve already heard if you’re on my mailing list (if not, get on that)! The early bird time frame has come and gone, and early bird individuals and stockists are receiving … Continue reading

Work in Progress: Hazel’s Chai and Paisley

Welcome! I’m glad you’re here, and glad to be back, too – I’ve missed the relaxedness of typing on a full size keyboard! #technoluxury … Let’s talk about art and cups of tea :) Here are some work in progress … Continue reading

Bold Living 59: Georgia O’Keeffe on flowers and friends

I so appreciate you – thank you for coming here, and reading this! Pretty sure I’ve featured this Georgia O’Keeffe quote before; it fluttered again at my temples for this nasturtium still life picture with the reflect-y refract-y light in the … Continue reading

Work in Progress: Be Kind – Part 2

The scene is Parliament House, the event is a Marriage Equality rally… This my favourite sign at the Marriage Equality Rally, and what a perfect segue (segway?) from Work in Progress: Be Kind – Part 1 to the second set of photos! It … Continue reading

Work in Progress: Be Kind -Part 1

I love collaborating with people who respond like this to my artwork offerings: And I am rather nerding out that the title of this blog post, not only refers to the artwork and sketches below and relates to the rainbow rally … Continue reading

Work in Progress: Early Figs in Blue and White Bowl

I should probably tell you up front: This one-of-a-kind watercolour still life painting I just finished, Early Figs in a Blue and White Bowl, is sold already. An eNews bold soul got the ‘first dibs’ email and snapped it right … Continue reading

My favourite low FODMAPs ‘hack’ so far this year

If you’re on a low FODMAPs diet, hang in there – I know it a big mind shift but does get easier! Firstly, credit where it’s due: I QUIT SUGAR! Thank you Sarah Wilson and team! I love that an … Continue reading

Bold Living 49: Be a Rainbow

Be a rainbow in someone’s cloud I want to write philosophically, helpfully somehow, but it tends not to come out the way I want it to. So I paint. And add wonderful-with-words folks words to my art. I hope you … Continue reading

Live Bold List 40: 25 Things I Learned from my 50th Birthday Bold Art Project

Let’s launch into the list! ‘Ado’ not necessary… Live Bold List 40: 25 Things I Learned from my 50th Birthday Bold Art Project Be mindful when committing to projects with 50 items or more! I can do hard things and … Continue reading

Bold Interview 7: In which my Newsletter Tribe asks me Art Biz Questions

Follow my blog with Bloglovin When I asked my eNewsletter Tribe for if they had questions they wanted to ask me, I was surprised to receive these art biz questions about marketing and such. Except the first one. Which is … Continue reading