Falling in love with France again

Falling in love with France again

Its been seven years since I last had a holiday in France and I’d forgotten what a wonderful country it is. My fella and I have just come back from almost three weeks in France – we went by Ferry from Newhaven to Dieppe a four hour ferry journey on calm waters and as we […]

Its official.. I’m the best artist ever!!

Its official.. I’m the best artist ever!!

I presume by now you’ve read the previous blog posts about the primary school children at Hartlip Endowed school near Sittingbourne in Kent who recreated their wonderful version of my acrylic painting “The way through the woods” – so you won’t be surprised to hear that when their teacher (who is a friend of mine) […]

Cornish sunshine will always inspire me

Cornish sunshine will always inspire me

The holiday that my man and I booked in Cornwall was one that we had wanted to do for some time, so when we got the opportunity this spring we were looking forward very much to the trip. This last winter turning into spring has been cold, grey, wet, and depressingly miserable, and the day […]

Art detecting hat on

Art detecting hat on

When my friend asked me a few weeks ago to look into the art mystery for her I had presumed it was relating to a painting she had bought a few years ago…….I hadn’t appreciated that the mystery had been one that she had had for fifteen long years !!   All I knew was […]

You want to buy a What?

That was my reply when my fella told me … “You want to buy a what?” I knew he liked them, and he knew I didn’t. Neither of us could understand the other ones reaction to them. How on earth could it be beneficial, and a good thing, was beyond my comprehension. He certainly couldn’t […]