Aura Suavis – Sweet Air

Aura Suavis – Sweet Air

This post describes the inspiration and the development of this painting. It is inspired by a ‘mind opening’ herbalist recipe I came across in the wonderful book ‘The Magic of Herbs’ by David Conway. The recipe is called ‘Aura...
This Precious Moment

This Precious Moment

‘Votive Offerings – This Precious Moment’ is an artwork I have created to celebrate 10 years since I set up my studio at Ladybank Railway Station. It consists of a series of watercolour paintings of small wild flower posies. I’ll be showing...
The Making of ‘Votive Offering No.65’

The Making of ‘Votive Offering No.65’

Balmerino woods are on the edge of the Tay, opposite the city of Dundee. It is a special place and has beautiful spring flowers that inspired me to make a series of ‘Votive Offerings’ there. The top photograph shows the whole series of posies I made, and...