High Hedges, Flowers and the Pub

High Hedges, Flowers and the Pub

Cornwall is famous for it’s diverse countryside which ranges from high bleak and beautiful moorland, across rolling farmland down to the coast, soft and tree-lined in the south but rough and rugged on the north. It is also memorable for it’s high hedges, which, at...
A Visit to the Penlee Gallery

A Visit to the Penlee Gallery

I recently went on a trip to Penzance with my friends Yo and Fenella to the Penlee Gallery. It was an inspiration! Fenella and me outside the Penlee Galery. Dame Laura Knight’s wonderful paintings were a joy to see but also most surprising.  I had not realised that...
Super Sunday

Super Sunday

I was welcomed into my studio this morning by the most beautiful poppy. Although it has been blown over by our recent gales and is lying across the garden it has turned towards the light and is flowering huge and red. Is that a metaphor?  Should we all take an example...
Colours of the Moor

Colours of the Moor

I can’t wait to tell you about the colours on Bodmin Moor this morning!  Although it was raining there were patches of sunshine which lit up small patches of land like a spotlight. I drove up there through some of the tiniest lanes where the grasses and foxgloves...