As June is the month of 30 Days Wild it feels only appropriate to dedicate my first craft based post back after a long hiatus, to one of my favourite insects here in the UK, the tansy beetle. I love these little jewelled insects so much, and while I've not had the chance to spot … Continue reading Terrific Tansy Beetles
With Easter literally just around the corner I thought it was only fitting that I make some adorable origami rabbits in celebration of this time of year! I followed this brilliant tutorial from Mica's Paper Craft Channels here. I love the way these turned out and they were the perfect way to start this week … Continue reading A Warren of Paper Rabbits!
For many the arrival of spring can be heralded by the delicate swathes of snowdrops that begin to gently carpet the surrounding verges of roads and borders of gardens, and this is no different for myself. As soon as I notice the first few dainty snowdrops I know that spring isn't too far away, and … Continue reading Delicate In White & Green
It feels like it has been an age since I last sat down to paint, take photos and type out a blog post, and for that I am very sorry! I want to thank everyone for being so patient with me here, but after the rush of Christmas and the New Year starting I decided … Continue reading A New Dawn
With December now upon us, I wanted to start off the month creatively with a watercolour piece inspired by the recent colourful skies we've been seeing in the evenings here. I love how the sky changes so much from the warmer seasons to the colder ones, so I wanted to capture that twilight feeling in … Continue reading Magical Winter Skies
For today's craft themed post I thought it was only fair that I shared a few of the last minute creations I've found or come up with, to not only spread the Halloween joy but also to provide you all with some ideas for last minute decorations if you need them! I can't believe that … Continue reading A Crafty Halloween!
Seeing as October often carries with it that chilling feeling as Halloween approaches, I thought it was only fair I dedicate one of these posts to one of my favourite creatures, the spider. You see them everyone, from decoration to costume inspiration come Halloween and this time of year, and since it's been a while … Continue reading Eight-Legged Elegance
It feels like it has been too long since I last posted here, but I just needed to take some time to focus on myself and get back to a better state both mentally and physically and I am definitely getting there now, so thank you all for being so patient with me. I thought … Continue reading Into The Wild!
July was a fun-filled and slightly stressful month, but a good one nonetheless, and being blessed with favourable weather was an added bonus too. So far it seems to have carried over into August, despite a few rainy and overcast days here along the coast, but I'm happy with the odd shower give how sunny … Continue reading Joyful Moments: July
The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker has to be one of my favourite games. I adore the soundtrack, the character design and the overall story as you play through it, but most of all I love it because it's the game I have the fondest memories of growing up. During the school holidays, especially … Continue reading The Mighty Makar