This recipe for Tigress Milk I heard is from creole inspiration. This is a very good alternative to a grog when feeling under the weather or very cold, as the England weather might cause you to be. ...
Sunday, February 16, 2014
Sunday, February 9, 2014
The Works on Paper Fair in South Kensington is always so inspirational, energising. I came home with a wonderful purchase and a head full of beautiful art.
A simple sketch that poured down on some 19th century catalogue of a Royal Academy exhibition was one of the few experiments of this week-end.
Wednesday, January 29, 2014
The start of studies for a family crest, the homely comfort I enjoy most. To be developed to include the other interests of husband and kids. After finishing a big project that took a lot of my free time over the past few months I am taking back the time to paint for myself a little.
Sunday, January 5, 2014
Paris for christmas is the holy land of pastry. Here is one which is now my phone cover (original inserted in a clear plastic cover).
Sunday, December 15, 2013
A beautiful walk in the more wild parts of Hampstead brought us back a bunch of holly to decorate the front door. Wellies and wet leaves, crackling rain sound in the foliage and a round of brownies for the kids at the Old Bull and Bush, full of Christmas lights.
Here is a branch for your house.
Saturday, November 9, 2013
A "full English" is the full UK traditional breakfast. Eggs, baked beans, mushroom, bacon and tomatoes and even sausages. And fried toast!
So abstract is not there yet...obviously! These are a few studies for the royal watercolor Society competition... I plan to submit something, just toying with ideas for now.