2018th heart

I saw my first cowslips of the year today. I love these flowers, with their pale creamy yellow colour, their delicate little flowers nodding on their tall stalks and not least because when I think of the name ‘cowslip’ I just can’t get this image out of my head xx

2016th heart

Let there be light. Blackthorn blossom. For a change I’ve done a linocut of today’s flower. It’s a limited edition reduction cut and there are 16 of them available. If you would like to buy one they are £20 each and here’s the link 

2008th heart

when you walk your dogs and you see how happy they are, you can’t help but let it rub off on you xx

431st heart

Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy. – Thich Nhat Hanh This owl is in book 1 – 366Hearts books great for happy little presents. ONE A DAY CHRISTMAS SPECIALS 25 days of lovely surprises. If like me, you love the excitement…

418th heart

Keep a green tree in your heart and perhaps a singing bird will come. – Chinese proverb. 366Hearts books 

339th heart

Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognise how good things really are. – Marianne Williamson Books of Joy – pass them on

260th heart

The first cool morning and Autumn reveals herself to me: She pulls her cape ’round’ crimson, gold, orange, bottomless shades of evergreen and brown. from the blog ‘ steadily skipping stones’ I’m afraid this is where my hearts don’t make sense when I mention seasons or special dates. I’m not wishing Autumn on us but…

245th heart

It’s a risk to love, what if it doesn’t work out? Ah, but what if it does ? – Peter McWilliams

183rd heart

I believe if you follow your heart and do what you love, if you enchant yourself others will be enchanted too. – Mark Ryden. This is one of my all time favourite quotes.    

135th heart

Heart exchange. This one I painted after a night at Stokies  my Tango class after we’d spent the night chest to chest learning the embrace.

64th heart

Feel the love. When you just need some pink in your life, and maybe a little purple xx