Homemade Christmas

Having a baby 3 weeks ago changes Christmas! Lots of time before he was born to make decorations, no time after to put them up!  Wooden tree by http://www.mja-wood.com/ Felt and other materials from Heathfield Crafts. ©Sophie Douglas

The Little Arts Festival!

I am part of a team of volunteers that thought it was a good idea last year to put on a 10 day art festival. August 19th-28th in, and around Rushlake Green. We are excited to announce the programme! Printed copies coming soon. Please check out the website for the full list There is visual art,…

Postcard project live!

The Little Arts Festival postcard project is now live through Facebook and The Arts Council jobs and news section. 

Calling all creatives!

Have you ever tried to create something from nothing? Well that is what myself and a small team of volunteers are attempting to do!  Please support us by participating in our project!  Little Arts Festival 19th- 28thAugust 2016Postcard project – Are you an artist, photographer, or illustrator? – Do you write stories or poetry? –…

The Little Arts Festival

I am part of a small team putting together The Little Arts Festival August 19th -28th. There will be music, poetry, drama, visual arts and crafts and much more! If you are an artist and want to be involved, or just like art, put it in your diary, and support the Facebook page! Thanks   …

Walking in stories

We visited Chawton, near Alton, where Jane Austen lived and wrote.  The space is amazing because you can see where the stories came from, you can image. Great place to visit and Cassandras cafe opposite was great for a big bowl of hot soup!        Things to take from visiting a space like this, and…

365 day 29

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Word pressing problems

Has anyone else been having problems with their WordPress app? I have not been able to post for a few weeks. Hope it has resolved now! Here’s a bit of what I have been up to recently! France: markets    Hastings: getting lost  Painting: expression and inspiration    Listening to Al Weiwei and Tim Marlow.  Interesting,…

Amazing experience! Hosting Anthony Schrag

A little while ago I saw a friends Facebook spot about an artist doing a pilgrimage from Deveron Arts in Huntly, Scotland, to the Venice Biennelle, by artist Anthony Schrag. I offered to host the artist for the night when he made it down to Kent. Last night we had the priviledge of his company. What…