Switching focus

Switching focus

Our bakery and gallery shop have now reopened. This means that as the other half of the Isle of Skye Baking Company I am required to put my creative energy into baking for a little while. There is not much time left to paint, but 

Rain

Rain

What happened to summer? A week filled with chores, paperwork and admin. Trying to think about reopening the cafe and shop. Hanging my work but still need to do certificates of authenticity and labels. It’s this stuff that makes it a hard job, the small 

Lesser Spotted

Lesser Spotted

Its been an interesting week. Visitors to the garden, socialising at our two meter long picnic table (I knew it was good to get the big one!), dog walking and finding lesser spotted stuff, finding a face covering that does not send me into panic 

Where I wander/ wonder

Where I wander/ wonder

Most day I walk the dog. He is a challenging boy. A collie, completely deaf, wayward, strong, and full of character to put it mildly. He requires lots of walks, so I get to see the world around me in all weather and every season. 

Time to breathe

Time to breathe

May 2020Lockdown has some wonderful advantages. It’s good to focus on them, because the bigger picture can be a little terrifying. I have finally committed to creating a functional website. For my art alone. The buttercups, bluebells, hawthorn and gorse are all in bloom and