I’ve known Renita for a while now. Originally from America, Renita now lives in Wigtown, which the book town in Scotland, with the most stunning views across the estuary. When I’ve performed at the festival, the children have all been whipped up to a frenzy by Renita, who welcomes them in and “settles them down” [...]
Tag: spring flowers
Spring is in the air! (actually it’s grey and raining while I write this) but cheer yourself up by drawing and painting some cherry blossom.
They grow just outside my studio and the air is filled with their perfume when I open the door. This might be a nice picture to draw for Mother’s Day.
Lots of spring flowers bursting out before they are swamped by bluebells and ferns. Violets, strawberries, oxalis and even the bilberries are setting already. I was surprised. The woods are full of birdsong and there’s a feeling of making up for lost time after a long, cold winter.