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 day I discovered ACEO cards

Check out these teeny tiny mini paintings! Aren’t they so cute! Today I’m halfway through a personal challenge to paint 50 ACEO paintings. What is an ACEO? An ACEO is a little tiny work of art. ACEO stands for Art Card Originals and Editions. Collecting them is a craze that is sweeping the UK. IContinue reading “The day I discovered ACEO cards”

A work in progress 

5 weeks to go and the countdown is on!  I didn’t quite gauge how much work would be involved when I signed up for the Country Living Mag Christmas Fair this November.  But I am enjoying the challenge of ‘quick-decide-what-your-actual-style-is-and -stick-to-it-then-make- a-tonne-of -art’  That was the biggest challenge – learning what art style of mineContinue reading “A work in progress “

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 !”

The wee coo who flew

Hey guys! I’m having so much fun making illustrations for my children’s book this week- ‘The wee coo who flew’ Its a motovational book to encourage young minds to pursue their dreams , no matter what the others are doing or saying . You can achieve anything you put your mind to! Its nearly finishedContinue reading “The wee coo who flew”

Wee things that make me go MMM

I’m trying to decide what my art style is- Things that feature a lot in my Instagram life I guess answer that 🎨. Scottish, red , nautical or stripey things ⚓️. This wee day is awesome – because Mum just said there’s a puppy coming my way  😀

miserable Cow

  This wee day is going to be awesome! Alright,  I might have been a miserable cow this week. I’m returning to work in the NHS after nearly 3 weeks annual leave! I needed it!   i realised i haven’t had 2 weeks holiday for many years (ive been flexible working for years). TRUE STORY!Continue reading “miserable Cow”