Mixed medium art work, Photos

Painting Padiham 2022

On Saturday 14th May 2022 Professional and amateur artists took part in the Painting Padiham competition. Painting Padiham is a yearly event in which artists create an image of Padiham or its people in one day. Artists start the day with a blank canvas (piece of paper, board or whatever substrate they are using) which… Continue reading Painting Padiham 2022


Creating a mural for Salesbury Church of England primary school using Farrow and Ball Paints

Hi everyone! For the past few weeks I have been working on a really fun project. Salesbury primary school are changing there old staff room into an Arts and Design studio for the children and I offered to paint a mural for them! Luckily I have connections with someone who works for Farrow and Ball… Continue reading Creating a mural for Salesbury Church of England primary school using Farrow and Ball Paints

Lancashire stories, Photos

Artist in residence: All aboard the Furor Scribendi!

I recently got the amazing opportunity to be an artist in residence aboard the incredible research vessel the Furor Scribendi! The boat is part of an amazing project called Small Bells Ring. Small Bells Ring is an artwork created by artists Heather Peak and Ivan Morison of Studio Morison: Heather and Ivan of studio Morrison… Continue reading Artist in residence: All aboard the Furor Scribendi!


MMD page a day 08.01.2022

Today's journal entry has a flower fairy vibe. . Not really sure what my fairy is doing…. much like me I suppose! ⁠⁠When it comes to journaling, even if you haven't got a clue what you're doing just have a go anyway! It doesn't have to mean anything in particular, or have a theme or… Continue reading MMD page a day 08.01.2022


MMD Page a day, 7th Jan 2022 PLUS New You Tube video!

07.01.22 One week of 2022 has gone already! Can you believe it?! To calm myself down I've based todays mini journal page on cats in honour of my little furry friend Holly who is a very good companion indeed. There's nothing more relaxing than sitting with a little, warm purring cat on you lap. (when… Continue reading MMD Page a day, 7th Jan 2022 PLUS New You Tube video!


6.01.22 #mmdpageaday⁠

06.01.22 #mmdpageaday⁠⁠Today's journal entry is based on books and reading.Read any good books lately? I'm currently reading "The Dirty South" by John Connolly. If you love crime and the supernatural I can highly recommend the Charlie Parker detective series by John Connolly.⁠⁠Why not create a journal page inspired by a book you love!?⁠ I used… Continue reading 6.01.22 #mmdpageaday⁠


05.01.22 page a day

05.01.22 page a day.⁠ Bonus! I have filmed how I made today's journal page!⁠I love bees. For the past few years we have had a bumble bee nest in the bird house in our back garden. I find them fascinating to watch. You can find lots of bee symbols scattered about my home from jewellery… Continue reading 05.01.22 page a day


Mushroom Moon Designs page a day 04.01.2022!

mushroom moon designs page a day 04.01.2022!⁠⁠Today's entry has vintage vibes, plus a bit of peacock action. I have a soft spot for peacocks, my wedding was peacock themed and I still love the vibrant jewel toned colours found in their majestic feathers.⁠


MMD Page a day 03.01.22

mmdpageaday 03.01.2022⁠⁠I loved mermaids and under the sea as a child. I used to sit in the bath and imagine I was Daryl Hannah in the film Splash, and I was sure that one day my legs would turn into a beautiful mermaid tail. ⁠⁠What did you love as a child? Why not make a… Continue reading MMD Page a day 03.01.22