Buying my original Peak District inspired moorland art for Christmas? Please make sure you order from my Folksy shop by Friday 17th December 2021. I will be doing my last post office run on Saturday 18th. My Folksy shop will be closed between Christmas and New Year. My Redbubble store will remain open throughout theContinue reading “Peak District art gifts for Christmas”
It’s on! Come and join me and lots of other talented makers at the Folksy Local Online Christmas Markets today and tomorrow 8am-10pm. Find me in the North England and Northern Ireland market. 10% off everything in my shop with the code FOLKSYLOCAL You can also join the Facebook event at https://fb.me/e/LMyWB55H or follow theContinue reading “NEWS: Folksy Local Markets are open!”
In October, the moors turn orange. The purple heather of the Peak District in summer is beautiful but I think these cooler days and grey skies and autumnal colours are my favourite. Join my mailing list
Handmade gift ideas for walkers and people who love the beauty and solitude of moorland landscapes. Find them all on Folksy! Clockwise from top left: Hand Knitted Chunky Yarn Infinity Scarf Cowl – Handknit by Sam Grouse duo hand carved and painted grouse – L J Bird Carving Countryside needle felted picture – Breeze andContinue reading “Moorland gifts”
Inspired by a love of the windswept moors of the Peak District, each of these unique landscape monotype prints represents a moment of quiet contemplation and reconnection with nature, an escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. These one of a kind, hand-pulled prints make a perfect gift for those who love toContinue reading “Moorland monotype landscapes”
I’ve been reading/admiring the Hope Valley Journal since issue 1, so I am delighted that one of my drawings has been used to illustrate an article about Mam Tor in Issue 5. Here it is in my hands! It’s so beautiful. Amongst other delights, this issue also features breathtaking photography (including the cover photo above)Continue reading “PRESS: Mam Tor”
Hi! As of 15th September 2019 I’m on Maternity Leave until (potentially) June 2020. During this time I will not be selling prints and cards from my Folksy shop*. You will instead be able to buy art prints, posters, cards, stationery, clothing, homeware and other gifts featuring my work through my shop on Redbubble. ThisContinue reading “SHOP: How to buy my Peak District art prints, cards and gifts – update”
Some of my sketches from Over Owler Tor – an imposing, fortress-like gritstone rock formation above the Surprise View near Hathersage in the Derbyshire Peak District.
An original Peak District landscape painting inspired by a rain storm over the Dark Peak, Derbyshire. I love the drama of the pink sky looming over and the bleak moor beneath, and the suggestion of rain bouncing off the gritstone escarpments. I created this contemporary Peak District landscape art using ink, conte crayon and watercolourContinue reading “SHOP: Storm over the Dark Peak”
A fresh Spring walk along Froggatt Edge from the Grouse Inn towards Curbar, a quick stop to sketch some of the lovely rock formations on Froggatt Edge, then back along White Edge.