Tag Archives: Inspirational Quotes

Every Day in May challenge, 2017.

Meercat, wildlife portrait.

The half of May 2017 was dedicated to the annual EDM challenge, so only 15 paintings this year.

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Mother Patrick, St Patrick’s Blue, & a trio of Blue Studies.

Freestate landscape painting

Considering Blues and Greens in 3 watercolour landscapes & reflections on Mother Patrick & St Patrick, on St Patrick’s Day.

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Black & White in Art and Africa

A retrospective review of Black & White in my art, and associated thoughts in the process of paying tribute to our former President, Nelson Mandela.

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G.K.Chesterton and the Donkey

My Love of Donkeys and the gifted writings of G.K.Chesterton inspired this post. In recent years Donkey Carts have become popular in paintings, and I am constantly challenged by a need to keep them authentic.

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Feeding The Birds

Guinea Fowl and Weavers. painting

The daily ritual of feeding our guinea fowl and all the other birds that arrive for the feast, inspired not only these sketches and paintings, but a reflection on how the birds can teach us to have faith in our Heavenly Father.

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‘Frantic’, ‘Baby’ & Fragrant Roses (red & blue )

Here is a visual introduction to me and my favourite sheep, a bunch of fragrant roses from my garden and a wonderful quote by Robert Louis Stevenson.

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Inspirational quote. 2509

To love what you do and feel that it matters – how can anything be more  fun? Katherine Graham

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