Shout outs of Sweetness – June 2018

Less shouty and more sweetie – that’ll be more effective, right? In between making pictures for my 100 Pictures Project, I’ve been trying to make time to read, potter in the kitchen and keep fit jogging or walking. Here are … Continue reading

Pictures 11-20 of my 100 Pictures Project

How was your April, dearheart? I’m travelling nicely along with my 100 Pictures Project – gradually seeing the body of work adding up! And some have gone to wonderful loving homes already! #honoured [Scroll right to the bottom for a … Continue reading

The First 5 Pictures of the 100 Picture Project

A million years ago Last century (early eighties) the librarian at graphic design college told us new students this truth/joke: When in a group setting somebody mentions a topic they don’t (yet) know about, the librarian/s present will glaze over … 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

Happy Fifth Bold Art Calendar Birthday!

Suddenly, I’ve been making bold art calendars for five years! Of course it’s not really sudden :) It’s taken five years of art and design, persistance and discernment. But even before that, I intermittantly made calendars for friends and family … Continue reading

Work in Progress: Friends Lino Print

I’ve been thinking about friendship, diversity and community, and one morning jotted this visual idea in my notebook. (Do you do morning pages, too?) It’s three friends – based loosely and composite-ly on people I know – which later got … Continue reading

Bold Interview 12: Anna Small

Dear Kindred Spirit, I have been fangirling over admiring Anna Small’s work for years. Sturdy metal-ly, twirly artistic beauty – and up-close-in-person, the textures are luscious! I’m delighted that Anna has agreed to share some of her backstory in this … 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

Birthday Bold Art Project. Post 9: Pictures 41 to 45

Follow my blog with Bloglovin In real time, I’ve started the final 5 of my 50th Birthday Bold Art Project, so had better get this post up before we start getting out the fancy outfits, decorations and cake (gluten and … Continue reading