Insights and Articles
I have been observing the Orchards at Blackmoor Estate this year since just before they started to show signs of life in April. There will be a collection of paintings to show later after the harvest of the other fruits. Apples and pears and hedgerow yield have been fascinating and need attention! Blackmoor Estate Cherries […]
5 Artworks Accepted This week has been quite exciting as I have had 5 pieces of work accepted at this year’s SBA Botanical Art Exhibition at Mall Galleries London. ‘Iris in the Sunlight’ (watercolour on paper) won The St Cuthbert’s Mill Award . The Exhibition runs until Sat 18th June 2022 . It’s worth a visit. […]
Butterfly Fairy and the lost moon. A story for children by Sheryl Pape The dragon suddenly stopped his angry shouting when he saw how beautiful the Butterfly Fairy’s wings were . The wings were so colourful they shimmered and sparkled in the light and delighted everyone that saw them. They brought joy to the world […]
The Oak and the Emperor Painting and prints Watercolour painting depiciting the life cycle of the Oak tree and of the Purple Emperor , Britain’s largest and most spectacular butterfly. There is a small insight into a rare spotting by the artist of this illusive and captivating creature The painting is mounted and framed at […]
Blossoms Bramley’s and Butterflies Ltd edition prints available Large mounted and framed 74.5cm x 54 cm £650
Iris In the Sunlight The first of a series of large watercolour Iris paintings. This Iris was a black velvet colour until the sun shone through the delicate petals and transformed the deep dark colours to stunningly bright magenta and blue.
‘Blossoms Bramleys and Butterflies’ runner up to Best in Show (The People’s choice)