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: 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



Happy to Be Here: Out & About at the Exhibition Venue

            My Spring art exhibition is drawing closer. <<< Heh, see what I did there? Just the final things are left to organise, now that paintings and prints are finished and in the capable hands … 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



The Art of Food and a delicious Kids Cookbook giveaway

Dearest bold soul, I hope this finds you happy, full in heart and soul. I am painting cosmos flowers and cat this morning, which feels light and good this mild Autumn day. Pigeon cooings punctuate the still, clear air. Here … Continue reading