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girl talk – this is a lovely moment I captured, my daughters having breakfast together

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If we can share our story with someone who responds with empathy and understanding, shame can’t survive. – Brene Brown

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All of us, at certain moments of our lives, need to take advice and to receive help from other people. – Alexis Carrel

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“It is the friends you can call up at 4 a.m. that matter.” – Marlene Dietrich Sally you know you can hahahahahahaha xxx

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Mere colour can speak to the soul in a thousand different ways. – Oscar Wilde if you love my hearts why not send a book full of them to a friend they’re a lovely alternative to a card xx Linocut print sale all weekend in my studio at Maws  11-5pm framed and unframed bargains xx

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The only impossible journey is the one you never begin. – Anthony Robins One a day Christmas Specials

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Leading by example, sharing  love and helping others, working together with a passion at Heart in Motion the brainchild of Stephanie and Sean Dy Juanco.

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Life is a sequence of moments, and when those moments sequence right it’s magical. – unknown. Yesterday’s paper heart chain. Still white, no colour added but details cut, surfaces altered, more opportunities created for light and shadows. I’m thinking the original framework is still there but if you dig deeper what can you find ?…


Don’t walk behind me; I may not lead. Don’t walk in front of me; I may not follow. Just walk beside me and be my friend. – Albert Camus I’ve been posting out hearts on my blog for 7 years now. They’re pretty, thoughtful and lovely to pass on. These little books are full of…

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Be who you are, and say what you feel because those who matter don’t mind and those who mind don’t matter. – Bernard M. Baruch

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Every person you meet, every single one, is looking for their story. There are no exceptions. You become part of it by how you treat them. – unknown

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Please, just for me forget the steps… Hold me, feel the music, and give me your soul. Then I will give you mine. – Sally Townsend Blake. Author of Happy Tango – the essential guide to where to dance in Buenos Aires

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Sport has the power to change the world, it has the power to unite people in a way that little else does. – Nelson Mandela

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Feeling lost but not giving up looking.   “When people say “It’s the last place you look”. Of course it is. Why would you keep looking after you’ve found it?” – Billy Connolly

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Heart transmissions. Sending out messages to the Universe. Sending out hearts anyway xx  

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Eventually all the pieces fall into place. Until then laugh at the confusion, live for the moment and know everything happens for a reason… Albert Schweitzer. This was a popular heart, I remember painting it, sitting in my uninspiring office in the somewhat neglected, cold, rented farmhouse. For some reason I just wanted to paint…