Fairy Stories – Spring & Summer

I recently shared a post featuring some new artwork – Autumn & Winter, and now here as promised is Spring and Summer. I used a different raven/crow image for each one, but the key and the wren are the same. The Spring I added rabbits and a cute rat, and of course Spring blossoms. Summer…

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Fairy Stories – Autumn & Winter

I often surprise myself, when and where my inspiration comes from. Earlier in the day a friend of mine posted a couple of bird photos, raven or crow (I prefer ravens but I am not 100% what these are) and I asked if I could ‘steal’ them to play with. Kellye kindly sent me two…

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Monday’s Musings

Not much to report, except we had the coldest, wettest Winter’s weather here, especially Friday and Saturday. I refused to even leave the house, rugged up and either watched TV, taught a few classes and also created some art. I actually created quite a bit of art…totally felt in my groove. The Raven that started…

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The Temptation of Eve

It is said it was a snake in the Garden of Eden that seduced Eve with forbidden fruit and caused them to be banished from Eden and forced Adam and Eve to forever wander lost in the desert. Fables suggest the snake may have in fact been Lilith, Adam’s first wife. Because she refused to…

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The Lonely Man – Shadows

I’ll finish off this week with another instalment of The Lonely Man series. Things are seemingly a little crazy in the world right now. The whole COVID19 thing has so many people scared and unhinged it seems. A bomb just ready to explode, some say it already has, but I wonder what disaster will befall…

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Digital Art- The Letter

I am a big Harry Potter fan, I wish it was around when I was a kid, I read to my girls, who were both instantly hooked. So I had loads of fun creating this image. I took this vintage chair out into the forest to capture the base image, then I added the owl…

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The Red Chair – Book of Wisdom

Continuing on with a different red velvet chair (belongs to a friend of mine), and another owl, I created this fantasy piece. The Book of Wisdom sitting so close to the Tree of Knowledge, this must indeed be a wise owl. I even had fun playing with specialty stamp brushes in Photoshop to create the…

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The Red Chair – Midnight Agenda

I recently created some bird image packs for my website, I actually got inspired to create some new art from some old images. I really seem to have a bit of a thing with owls on chairs at the moment. This is my gorgeous red velvet chair in the studio. I had actually used the…

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The Lonely Man – The Penitent Man

penitent adjective feeling or expressing sorrow for sin or wrongdoing and disposed to atonement and amendment; repentant; contrite. noun a penitent person. Roman Catholic Church, a person who confesses sin and submits to a penance. It is truly difficult to put into words the thoughts behind this piece. Time runs out for the Penitent Man,…

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Fairy from the bottom of the garden

I recently did a shoot with Alexia and some incredible headpieces by Verdessa Fairy. This particular photo screamed to have a little more treatment. There was something so fairylike, but also so strong and regal, it reminded me of the tales of the Fairies at the bottom of the garden. I used to believe in…

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