This topic spurred thoughts in me about hidden emotions, feelings, facial expressions. Why do we hide something so beautiful? When we have an up-rushing of emotion why do we cast our eyes down, why hide away from a lover?
No I don't have an answer, but I wanted to capture that idea - of a hidden emotion...
I chose an orchid a plant that, to me, is super-lush. And a super-lush boy to go with it. I think lush is a wonderful word for a man in make-up. Watch this space for a colour version as I have really enjoyed working on this piece!! xx
This weekend just gone was my Dad's birthday and we wanted to celebrate in style.
Luckily we have a very talented, much lauded cook in the family so the food of course was amazinlicious! Luckily the sun shone like it was making up for all the mucky days we've had recently. Luckily lots of people came, and the kids were well behaved (and when they weren't we stuffed them with more cake and chocolate mousse) Luckily we have a good photographer in the family :) What a day full of luck and lovelin... Continue reading...
It's been a fabulous weekend in Faerie Land! The bijoux girl and I both have colds and coughs now but, our house is now really clean and organised, we've seen lots of our family and friends, had a kids party. I went to Westonbirt Aboretum with my very lovely young man. The best part of the weekend for me was crying in the rain to this song
It rained on us so much! Our freezing hands were warmed up by deeeelicious hot chocolate, pastries and coffee.
Eeee I love this! I started making one to teach my bijoux girl and then found this!
I'm painting mine to go up on the wall so she'll keep seeing it and learn to recognise her number bonds straight away. I'll post my painting when it's done! I'm also doing a shooting stars painting for more addition learning so watch this space! xx
Check out the blog where I found this image it's full of great ideas!! xxx