RAMBLINGS

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Ramblings

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Artworks

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You can view some of my artwork via this link.

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PROJECTS

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Since 2014 we have worked tirelessly to improve the arts in south Hampshire. Through the founding of Live Art Local we have seen a number of our projects come to fruition including Sticks Gallery, Sticks Contemporary, Arts Able, and For Love And Money

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Faces of Caring Exhibition


I did write a big post here but somehow I managed to delete without realising; publish it and then realise so I could not press undo….. don’t you hate it when that happens?! Anyhow the Faces of Caring exhibition is a photographic exhibition curated by the lovely Katherine Sparks of […]

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They are driving me mad


Yes from the title you’ve probably guessed that I am feeling a little on the edge.  My dear, sweet lovely children are in fact, driving me loco. This morning we had the OT and Moo was about as uncooperative as he could possibly be. He refrained from answering most questions, […]

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Memories & Dreamscapes


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My series Memories and Dreamscapes was recently exhibited as part of Art in Libraries.  I believe this is a brilliant way of bringing art into the lives of everyone and is probably the first glimpse of artistic pieces that many children get. Libraries are amazing places where people from all […]

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Kids Halloween FREEBIE


Halloween is fast approaching and here at Love Make Create we love to celebrate a good holiday and so in the spirit of celebration here is a free colouring sheet for you to print out for your little ones.   All you have to do is click on the image […]

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FREE HARVEST COLOURING & Learning


free harvest print out

The ancient Celtic Festival of SamHain is nearly upon us, a time where the death of summer is celebrated and the fruits harvested.  Why not download and print our FREE Harvest printable this Autumn!   Just click on the image to be taken to an A4 sized printable.  To print […]

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Shape Open 2013: Preview Night


So for those of you who have never ventured onto my ghost blog before (I call it this as it exists but not many people ever see it and you wouldn’t really know it’s there), you will be unaware that one of my pieces (in my With Me, Without Me […]

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Juice Fasting……..hmmmmm


I watched a documentary on channel 5 a few days ago.  An Australian chap with an  autoimmune disorder and carrying an extra 100lbs embarked upon a new eating and fitness regime (when he was well enough to exercise) to get well and lose the weight . The regimen was sixty […]

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London Drop Off


So tomorrow it is off to London to drop off Snapshot that I have, probably wrongly, been working on since it was selected for the Shape Open a couple of months ago. I am, typically for me, dreading it.  Whenever anyone see’s my work I feel sick.  Ah well at […]

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In The Eye of the Beholder


I was asked by the lovely @hollybobbs on twitter if I wanted to link up to a post she had written in response to our #SoMum chat on twitter hosted by The Story of Mum about how we see our Mum Body.  As always the discussion elicited some passionate responses […]

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“Mental Health Checks for Seven Year Olds” A Dangerous Path


I write this while watching Channel 5’s Wright Stuff, the current news item is a proposal to “test” seven year olds for later mental health problems.  This is a horrific idea in my mind and one that I would actually protest happening.  I have reasons for this.  Not only am […]

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