Niksen

Niksen

There was a radio programme I caught by accident this week that was about a word I’d never heard before..the word was ” NIKSEN”, and it went on to explain that it’s a Dutch lifestyle concept of doing nothing. It literally means to do nothing, to be idle or do something without any use. Like […]

Exciting new commission in triplicate

Exciting new commission in triplicate

In these strange times I don’t expect new commissions to come in often, so I was delighted a few weeks ago when I was commissioned to do a new painting for a new client. She wanted not one, but three paintings done of herself to match other existing artwork she had on her bedroom wall. […]

Teal and gold calling me

Teal and gold calling me

I’ve had a frame for some years that I love, for the teal and gold colour scheme but also the distressed wood effect of it. When I had more time and life had settled down a bit I knew that I would paint a picture for it. I didn’t necessarily want an overly complicated image […]