Tag Archives: orange

Wild About Poppies

Until very recently oriental poppies were flowering in my mother’s garden – in November! That seems a little crazy but I’m glad because I find them so inspiring, I can’t help but enjoy looking at them. I feel like I’ve come to the end of this particular poppy piece; “Large Poppies” and it is now […]


What’s with all the duck egg blue?

Is it just me feeling a bit overdosed on all this faux retro/vintage style chintzy nostalgia ala the likes of Cath Kidston etc. I went into town recently and there was a whole shop full of the stuff – all cutesy, with sickly sweet dolly mixture shades and pretty bows and twee motifs. There abounds […]