• It is now only two weeks until Spring Fling,our open studio event across Dumfries and Galloway.Though if I take off next weekend as we’re away for a swimming competition in Sunderland, the afternoon at the hairdressers to make myself look presentable for visitors!!!,a visit to the Spring Fling Taster exhibition at Annan on Friday 18th […]

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  • Many creatures live in Yggdrasil, the tree in Norse mythology which links the worlds of the giants,men and hell.Four stags live among the branches nibbling its leaves…..  This work was originally lighter however I decided it required some changes.It’s a canvas measuring 40 x 40cm layered with gesso and sand. Layers of acrylic paint were […]

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  • ‘In the ebb & flow,In warp & weft,Cradle & grave,An eternal sea,A changing patchwork,A glowing life.At the whirring loom of time I weaveThe living clothes of the Deity’Goethe,’Faust’. In all mythologies,the art of weaving is originally found in the divine world. Some small mistake must always be woven into the pattern to remind us of imperfection […]

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