Kenyan Skies – the inspiration

It’s the experience of a lifetime… Waking up sleepy eyed and groggy at 5am to get into an open top 8 seater van and drive into the vast plains of the African Savannah – I sense a strong mixture of exhilaration and fear (of the unknown) Sunrise at Mara. Photo credit: ArtbyPunam. The driver […]

Oil vs. acrylics

As I mentioned in my last post, I learnt to paint with oil paints, but I’ve since moved to using acrylics. I wanted to talk to you about how and why that happened; but also about my own experiences of both. Oil paints are dreamy! They have the most delicious smoothness of application and make […]

How it all began…

It’s been 6 months since I started painting and it feels like I’ve been doing this for years, but at the same time, I feel like I’ve just started. It’s a strange feeling.. I feel elated to have come this far and yet I’m terrified that I even made it. This is the classic self […]