Monday, 9 February 2015

Dismantling of a willow den!

This willow den had become a little lopsided due to its original design. I decided it was time to take it down and give the main willow rods a new lease of life. There's nothing much left at the moment but once spring arrives the hope is the willow will again begin to grow and another den will develop from these main struts, 

Friday, 6 February 2015

Frost drawings

Thursday, 5 February 2015

Doodles, exploration, ideas!

I struggle to settle on one idea and go from one thought to the other! I love the fluid, free expressive outcomes of my sketch books; maybe these are my art pieces???

Wednesday, 4 February 2015

Putting down roots!


 Roll on summer! It has been just over a year since I moved to my new home. These photos shows the progress I made in my garden last year. The ground is pure clay, digging into the land is as difficult as it gets. I designed a raised bed using the materials already available to me left by the previous owner.
                                                         JANUARY 2015
This is how it is looking now! I am always in awe of the seasons and the way nature takes a hold destroying the vegetation dramatically only to resurface as the temperature rises in spring.

Tuesday, 3 February 2015

Winter evening sky