New collection: Edinburgh street scenes

I am in the midst of building a new collection of paintings. Mixing my love of my favourite City Edinburgh and naive / folk art. Here are a few of my new paintings and I hope you enjoy the scenes I am building over the next year. All originals are for sale from my websiteContinue reading “New collection: Edinburgh street scenes”

The Crofters

I’m creating a little series about ‘the Crofters’ just for fun . I love Scottish history and I’m currently learning about the Highland Clearances and the Crofters 🐓 . The Scottish farming families were run out of their community farms to make way for big farms for Cow farming and pastoral farming – the leadersContinue reading “The Crofters”

Heroes of the Faith: Jonah and the Whale

‘Jonah and the Whale’🐟.acrylic on canvas 40×60 cm Every month I am going to paint a children’s piece for my ‘Heroes of the Faith’ collection. A series of Bible characters for kids. 🐳 Here we have Jonah the prophet. God told Jonah to go preach at Nineveh because the people there were wicked. Jonah hadContinue reading “Heroes of the Faith: Jonah and the Whale”

The District Nurse series

Happy new year! I would like to start the year by introducing my new series of paintings. I’ve decided to stick with my whimsicle style of painting as I just love painting cute little people. Over the year I plan on creating different little characters with little stories. It’s so much fun. Just to startContinue reading “The District Nurse series”

Looking for cute nursery art? …

I’m so happy to collect my prints today from the printer ! These watercolour art prints will brighten up any children’s room or make very cute gifts to give.. You can order here Thanks for looking

I’m an author !

This wee day was awesome🎈 My book was published on Amazon initially in e-book form. Still waiting for the book format to be released -but how exciting ! I hope children enjoy this colourful book of motivation and scenes in Edinburgh they will recognise . I guess that makes me an author ! Check thatContinue reading “I’m an author !”

Holyrood Hill

  Hamish lived on Holyrood hill Hamish lived on Holyrood hill He was a wee Highland coo He had colourful hair and a cheeky smile He was very much like you Hamish was a special coo His mammy told him so He dreamed one day that he would FLY! Oh the places he could go!Continue reading “Holyrood Hill”

My first book

Today was an awesome wee day! I wrote my first children’s book. Now I am being absorbed in the complicated world of book publishing . Its a minefield! Traditonally, one would write a book-great!  But then have the anxiety creating task of sending said book to lots of publishers in the hope they might beContinue reading “My first book”