You can’t imagine

   You can’t imagine  You can’t describe The feeling of excitement, guilt, gratitude and pride  And being naughty , So rebellious! We are on a plane  We are actually going  France on holiday! And there is nothing wrong with him  A while more recovery from being so sick From all the machines  All the operations…

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…

Batemans

Hopefully starting to volunteer at Batemans, the home of R Kipling. Learning to garden and hopefully document the amazing plants! Here are a few from this morning.   The dream veggie garden!   

First potatos 

This morning I stood in the rain, with my grandfathers fork, digging my first potatos.  Now they are washed, blanched, iced and packed and in the freezer for later.   ©http://www.sophiemayer.com 2015  

Editing images for the other blog.

Last year I tried to take a Photograph a day for a year.  I had been following some 365 day projects and tried to give it a go. It didn’t work…. I forgot, I was to busy, I got distracted etc. The best intentions of doing a fun project turned to stress of not completing…

Unsuccessful experiments 

Today I tried a quick play with still life photography, it wasn’t very successful, but it is just a starting point.     I learnt: Cats are not helpful,  I have a large amount of dried petals from flowers from my husband which I need to do something with, anyone got any ideas please let me…