Work in Progress: First Fig

For this handcolored lino print, I’ve branched (!) out to illustrate a snippet of a friend’s story… While travelling together, a dear young friend read out the Sylvia Plath excerpt below, commenting how very much they related… Wow! What a … Continue reading

Work in Progress: Cuss Like Sailors. Hug Like Angels

One of my favourite pieces of art I’ve made lately has: wings, a prosthetic foot, an eye patch, ‘swear’ words, best friends and fabulous hair. What’s not to love? :D It’s like a lino print take on a photographic friends … Continue reading

Work in Progress: A Veritable Garden

Warning: Discussion of both art and intestines follows. Read on at your own choosing. I’ve been intrigued by our gastrointestinal systems since as a young mother I became aware of how sugar, other junk food and antibiotics were affecting my … Continue reading

Work in Progress: Spring Feet

My Spring Feet lino print featured as one of the elements in my recent Happy To Be Here Exhibition graphics: “Happy to Be Here” is showing itself to be a phrase containing much appreciation, and a sense of place. Funny how … 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 Living 51: The earth delights to feel your bare feet

“… forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair” ~Kahlil Gibran Happy Tuesday, dearly beloved! Love Meg x o   PS If you’d like a new picture and … Continue reading

Bold Living 46: Happy Art and Gratitude quote

Happy Art and Gratitude quote I hope you like this pairing of my gratefulness / happy art lino print with Brother David Steindl-Rast’s quote pulled from his TED talk (below)! His quote is all around on the internet and initially … Continue reading

“Girl Welcoming Rain” Lino Print and Other Objects

Dear Bold Soul, I wish it weren’t so classically ‘boring’ to talk about the weather! We are all impacted by it every day, and if we don’t get our collective selves sorted out climate change is going to change everything! … Continue reading

Live Bold List 38: 14 Underrated acts of daily boldness

Hey dear bold soul! Hope this finds you warm, well and in wonderment. And not waiting, warring or being welched upon! :P I am feeling lucky and content… The cat come and purred – for what seemed ages – like … Continue reading