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8 reasons why creativity is vital for your health and wellbeing

8 reasons why creativity is vital for your health and wellbeing.

While promoting, and even teaching my watercolour workshops I hear the same sentence said again and again, “I’m just not creative” or “I wish I was creative”.  Well, news flash… you are!!! Everyone has an element of creativity in them; it’s just been supressed over years of adulthood.  If you think about children, they all […]

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10 steps to painting a loose sunflower in watercolour

10 steps to painting a loose sunflower in watercolour

Sunflowers are such a bright and gorgeous flower, and make any image instantly happier. I’m putting it down to colour theories and the emotions we get from yellow. It’s a warm colour, usually denoting the sun, brightness and clean, airy …  I don’t actually paint Sunflowers a lot, however my Maddie, my daughter asked me […]

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Creating watercolour invitations

How to create amazing watercolour invitations when you can’t paint!

You’ve seen loads of AMAZING designs on Pinterest, and you want to create something like it at home.  Or, maybe you’re a great designer; creating gorgeous invitations, but you don’t have those painting skills needed to launch a watercolour range.  Whatever the case, I can help you create amazing watercolour invitations without ever needing to […]

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Making a living as an artist

Making a living as an Artist

It’s funny isn’t it? no one ever seems to ask a Lawyer, Teacher, Landscaper or any other ‘standard’ profession if they have another job. Yet, as an artist, I’ve been asked so many times if its my hobby, or if I have another source of income. Why tho??? For years I have called myself a […]

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invitation design

The passion behind your design

“I don’t want to spend much on stationery, after all, it just goes into the bin!” This is by far the best sentence EVER! ha!! yeah right… I hate it! True, many invitations do end up in the bin or the recycling. But many invitations are simple designs, bought from Vista Print, Etsy or some […]

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nailing that guest list

Nailing that guest list

Nailing that guest list Congratulations you are engaged WOOHOO, Pop that champers and yell from the rooftops. Now that the bubbles have settled you will be dying to get the ball rolling. A simple first task can be to start your guest list.  You can’t wait to share the day with everyone, but everyone can […]

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The Birthday Party Checklist

When you are planning a birthday party it can get pretty overwhelming! There’s so much to organise and remember. We have written you the ultimate birthday party checklist so you won’t forget the important stuff! Invitations First things first, you need to send birthday invitations! And you need to send them in advance so you […]

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Bridesmaids

How to be a good bridesmaid

Being asked to be a bridesmaid is a huge honor. But sometimes it’s hard to know exactly how to be a good bridesmaid! What are your responsibilities? What will you have to pay for? First of all, the most important thing to remember is to accept responsibilities with grace. So, here’s what you can expect […]

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Wedding extras

Essential Wedding Extras

When planning a wedding there are some essential wedding extras that can often be overlooked. Once you have the crucial items like RSVP cards and wedding invitations out of the way what else is there to think about stationery wise? We have jotted down our top 4 picks so you wont forget!   Personalised Place […]

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Baby shower

Baby Shower Ideas

Theme Depending on your style you might want to stick to the standard pink, blue or yellow depending on gender (and if you know it yet). But if you want something different, why not pick your favourite children’s book and theme it around that? Think of the possibilities; Disney Princess, Dr. Seuss, The Lion King?! […]

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Beach wedding

Beach Wedding Checklist

While beach weddings do tend to give of a cruisey vibe, there is still a lot of organising to do! Like any outdoor wedding, beach weddings require a lot of extra thought. Here’s your beach wedding checklist sorted! The hair and the dress When planning what you are going to wear and how you are […]

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Wedding invitatons

How to word your wedding invitations

When it comes to wedding invitations, there is more involved then you first think! Is it ok not to send invitations to people who you sent RSVP cards to? Even if they RSVP’d yes? This is a common question! Yes its ok. It’s understandable that you didn’t know then how many people would respond or […]

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