Category Archives: Winter

Winter Matryoshka

It’s chilly and wet, the fire is blazing and the wind is rattling down the chimney. Yep, it’s still very much winter, here in New Zealand. Time to tell you a little bit more about Winter Matryoshka, I reckon. Winter … Continue reading

Posted in Artwork / Illustration / Design, Colour palettes, Kimono, Matryoshka, Mood boards, My Shop, Winter | 1 Comment

Tamarillo time

It feels like I’ve been away from my blog for ages! I’ve been stuck in bed with the flu for much of this past week. My whole household has had it. I love that nature provides the perfect foods to … Continue reading

Posted in Food growing, Gardening, Nature, Seasons, Where we live, Winter | 3 Comments

More winter walks

We’re in the middle of another big storm at the moment, but recently I’ve enjoyed some more lovely winter walks on the beach with friends. To get to the beach we walk under these giant pohutukawa trees. We found this … Continue reading

Posted in Friends, Nature, Seasons, Where we live, Winter | 1 Comment

Rainy days and synchronicity

It’s raining today, so I thought I’d share with you a little cloudy, rainy synchronicity that’s going on for me at the moment. You remember I was doing some new Kimono Paper Craft illustrations a week or so ago, and … Continue reading

Posted in Artwork / Illustration / Design, Craft projects, Friends, Kimono Paper Craft, Nature, Winter | 1 Comment

2010: My year in blogging

I started this blog back in April. Over the past months there have been many times when I haven’t managed to blog as often as I wanted (or, let’s face it, at all!), but looking back over all the posts … Continue reading

Posted in Artwork / Illustration / Design, Autumn / Fall, Celebrations, Chickens, Colour palettes, Craft projects, Food and cooking, Friends, Gardening, Giveaways / Competitions, Kimono, London, Markets, Morocco, My Shop, Nature, Our family and animals, Seasons, Shopping, Spring, Stamping, Sustainable solutions, Toys, Travel, Tutorials, UK, Vintage, Where we live, Winter | Leave a comment

Midwinter mandarin lanterns

I’ve been quietly celebrating a few things this week: Monday, of course, was the Winter solstice; on Tuesday my man returned home to me after several weeks away visiting his family on the other side of the world; and on … Continue reading

Posted in Celebrations, Craft projects, Nature, Our family and animals, Seasons, Tutorials, Winter | 14 Comments

Plant skeletons

My head’s been so full this week, I’ve simply not managed to find the mental space to sort out what I wanted to post, let alone actually sit in front of the computer and put a post together. But I’ve … Continue reading

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...
Posted in Artwork / Illustration / Design, Nature, Winter | 4 Comments