Come on in I am a passionate creature, I can’t help myself. I love being around people who have a genuine lust for what they do. I think something magical happens when a person pours themselves into the creative process, so it follows I love to wander around galleries. My weakness is not for shoes,… Read More Passion in the Hills
If you follow Michelle Morgan’s car, please bear in mind she might stop by the side of the road without warning. She hasn’t got a flat tyre, she’s just seen something she needs to photograph. Michelle has a condition called ‘Pareidolia’. She manages it well, with no medication, she is a mum to two great… Read More In Praise of the Little Things
Magaret McKerihan is a tangle of a creature with intricate patterns. She is not easily squeezed into a blog post not much bigger than a Zentangle square. I’m not even touching on the memoirs, her writing, or the textiles she does. I will make room for her stories though, not linear, well planned, journeys through… Read More The Zen for your Tangled Life
Life the Universe and Everything. Creativity is my lifelong passion. Writing is the medium I’ve always returned to ever since I could hold a crayon. It is the stuff of wonky thinkers and chronic daydreamers. I not only believe that everyone can write. I also think everyone should write, at least once, because it is… Read More Write Like a Time Lord
“I had always planned to paint”, Boriana tells me. “I had always thought I would give it a go one day. I bought a cheap little kit, a canvas, and five paints in a plastic pack, I think there was a brush as well. BUT, as a mum with small children. I felt very overwhelmed… Read More Today I will paint.
The lady with the sparkly eyes has rocks in her pockets, and also in her handbag. You might think this would weigh her down, but it doesn’t. In fact she is buoyant, because she is talking about something she clearly loves, the Ellenbrook Rocks group. If you haven’t heard of this, maybe you’ve been living… Read More Rock Solid