Belonging, starting again and getting clarity

“To embrace change is the biggest gift you can give yourself.” In this, the last episode of The Feminine Creative interview series, I talk to Jacqueline Calladine, a British artist currently living near Seattle. We chat about: – Actively creating your own space in the world rather than waiting to fit in somewhere. – Giving up…


10% off Natural Pigments

I sourced all the pigments for my Natural Paint Starter Kit from the wonderful UK company, Celtic Sustainables. Their range, ‘Coloured Earth’, contains both naturally occurring pigments and pigments specifically created from natural materials. All are non-toxic and beautiful to work with. You can add them to any earth-based binder and make your own natural…


Making Friends with Pain…

Physical pain has come to meet me many times in my life and the last few days it’s here again. I’ve hurt my neck and shoulders. Having had muscular-skeletal problems since I was a child, I know this could well be with me for many, many months. I’m hypermobile and when I break, I usually…


My first workshop and more…

My first Natural Paint Workshop, held in Penzance recently, was a great success. 13 enthusiastic creatives joined me to explore the world of natural pigments along with egg and milk paint. My book, Explorations in Natural Paint, is now available in print! Don’t you think it looks beautiful?! You can get hold of your copy…


My spot in Plants are Magic magazine

I love it when I get to share what I do. This last month, I’ve been featured in the wonderful Plants are Magic, an independent magazine dreamt up and created by Rebecca Desnos. Here’s the mag: My contribution included an interview and step-by-step instructions on how to make my wall sculpture, The Eternal Feminine. If…