Glacier series

Ice Crevasse

Painting big ice Just after I turned 40, my husband took a sabbatical from work and I took him and my children for the first and only long trip to my Grandmother and Mother’s home country of Norway. Now as any Norway-lover will tell you, this place is Narnia (right?). I certainly understood it to […]

A camel at Wells-Next-the-Sea

A camel at the seaside

A recent assignment on a painting course I am following called Story Painting by Tracy Verdugo. This one was “When worlds collide”. I chose to mash up two beach scenes, one a recent socially-distanced trip to a beach with its lovely huts, and the other is a memory of Essaouira. Camels are hardy creatures and […]

Your children are not your children

Your children

Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life’s longing for itself. They come through you but not from you, And though they are with you yet they belong not to you. Khalil Gibran – The Prophet This image was painted as part of the Tracy Verdugo Story Painting course. […]