Shetland inspiration: from brochs to castles

Shetland inspiration: from brochs to castles I feel incredibly lucky that my home - the place I grew up in and have chosen to live - also serves as the source of most of my inspiration. Shetland is a beautiful place and the light can be spectacular, but as well as that, it has some [...]

By |2018-02-16T16:50:16+00:00February 16th, 2018|Artwork|Comments Off on Shetland inspiration: from brochs to castles

Beachcombing – Evie, Orkney

Beachcombing - Evie, Orkney Beachcombing is one of my favourite pastimes; you never know what you will find. While on a beach combing trip to Orkney recently I decided to go to explore a new spot. I came across the beach of Evie, which is a large sandy beach. It had a corrugated pattern in [...]

By |2017-03-28T11:26:35+00:00March 28th, 2017|Artwork|Comments Off on Beachcombing – Evie, Orkney

Re-cycling

So much of life today is designed to be disposable. As someone who regularly visits the coast and beaches, the evidence for this throwaway society is sadly often to see. I feel it is really important to re-cycle where possible. I do this in my daily life and try to reduce the amount of waste [...]

By |2017-03-13T10:38:01+00:00March 13th, 2017|Artwork|Comments Off on Re-cycling

2016 is almost over and what a year it has been!

Welcome to my blog page! I've been busy, developing ideas and making,and it's hard to believe how far I've come: from having no work shown to now having a website, selling my artwork online and in a few local locations - at Ninian, in Lerwick, and at the Hoswick Visitor Centre - and I'm exhibiting [...]

By |2016-12-17T19:06:07+00:00December 17th, 2016|Artwork, Uncategorised|Comments Off on 2016 is almost over and what a year it has been!