At the beginning of the year I was so lucky to have been given a joyous commission to paint a series of 3 canvases
I am very proud to be part of the art exhibition which inaugurates on Saturday 25 November for the benefit of Acompalia. Opening night is going to be an unforgettable event! We will be accompanied by the most important personalities in Motril as well as our beloved artists from Acompalia Artistica, who have done everythingContinue reading “Acompalia Artistica Art Exhibition at La Azucarera, Motril, Spain”
Kundalini Yoga at Cortijo Las Salinas
Our 7 main chakras are located located from the top of the head to the base of the spine and each chakra has its own set of attributes. They are wheels of energy and are something you are able to sense within yourself. If your chakras are either too closed or too opened this can leave you vulnerable to illness, fatigued,Continue reading “Chakra Healing through Art”
In a few weeks I shall be working, once again, with 2 wonderful artists here at Cortijo Las Salinas. Terre Cerridwyn will be flying all the way from California and Alice Mason will be zooming over from Brighton, UK. We shall be sharing a week of creative art, dance, nature walks, great food, lots ofContinue reading “A Retreat for the Creative Heart”
February is the only month it feels like Winter here in Spain as the temperatures drop quite considerably, especially at night time. The olive trees disappear under the swirly rain clouds. Then the rain begins, preparing the trees for the next crop of liquid gold.
A burst of sunshine in between a few rainy days inspired a walk up the hill behind my cortijo to see if any wild orchids had started to peek through. After half an hour of searching I was rewarded with a new find – a hybrid orchid was ready to reveal itself. I am sureContinue reading “Wild Orchids of Andalucia Return”
The cool fresh breeze, the sound of the sea What’s out there is a mystery. High waves, spray and foam, the horizon so still Dead crab, purple urchin, washed up weed Thoughts drift in and out like the tide until ……. SPLASH !
Up until yesterday we had discovered nine species of orchid, however the most illusive, the Lizard Orchid, was still to be found. Today, during a trip into the mountains, we can add two more orchids to the list – one of them being the ‘Lizard’. Not seen at its best as this giant Lizard orchidContinue reading “Wild Orchids – A Spanish Secret – The illusive ‘Lizard’ has been discovered …..”
I found these mushrooms growing outside my studio. As I pulled one from the ground to take a closer look, the deep brown pigment sang to me as it floated into the air and disappeared. As I watched the spores float away I knew I wanted to capture them forever. I noticed the sienna powderContinue reading “Without this mushroom. . . .”