My Creative Journey – Final Note

To Finish Off… This short course was a dream come true for me, I adore teaching and inspiring others and I have wanted to create something like this Class, this Group for a while. I wanted to see if A/ I could do it B/ If people would join and keep at it C/ If…

My Creative Journey – Week 12

It’s kind of sad here right at the end of the original class I have had to change the name, was My Sunday Stills now My Creative Still Life Journey. Hello, Well now, twelve weeks, Congratulations! What have you learnt? How much have you grown, as a photographer, a stylist, a creative? What has been your…

My Creative Journey – Week 11

Hello, Last week back we started looking at back-lighting….This week…we’re going a little deeper … shooting straight into the light…Some think it is super hard, but with a little know-how, and practise it is very rewarding, that soft dreamy backlight, I use it on still life, but also with portraits! Look into the light… Oh C’mon I had…

Live, Laugh, Share and Create Workshop #2

Last week I shared a post about my first My Creative Journey get together, Live, Laugh, Share & Create, this weekend just gone was the second, due to various reason we had a few dropped out and there was just three of us, Lisa and Sue have both shot with me before, so we decided…

My Creative Journey – Week 10

Hello, This week is a little bit of a tough one, we have spent the last couple of months exploring light, now we are going to Explore the Backlight. It is gorgeous but can be challenging. This week we are really going to change things up…and ease our way into ‘backlighting’…it’s entirely possible some of you…

Live, Laugh, Share and Create Workshop #1

As some of you may, I am sure are aware I have set up a new online classroom with a Private Facebook Group, My Creative Journey you can join in too if you wish – it is totally free. I am now hosting to several different countries, but it did start with a group of women…

My Creative Journey – Week 9

Hello, Week 9 – WOW! This means we have been together for more than two months, and well over half way. How did you enjoy last week’s challenge? Let’s be honest, if you follow my style you have probably been wanting to dive into Dark & Moody right? Did you LOVE it? This week we…

My Creative Journey – Week 8

Hello, Welcome to a new year…2019 where has the time gone? This week we are going to explore MY signature style – Dark & Moody. My first love with Still Life and to be honest…it still is. It is what I am known for and I usually end up teaching in my Workshops, as it…

My Creative Journey – Week 7

Hello, ephemera noun 1.things that exist or are used or enjoyed for only a short time. “there were papers, letters, old boxes—all sorts of ephemera” 2. collectable items that were originally expected to have only short-term usefulness or popularity. “Mickey Mouse ephemera” Exploring Ephemera… The art of still life and styling starts long before we press…

My Creative Journey – Week 6

Hello, How are you finding things so far? All good or are you falling behind? You can always message me if you have problems or queries. Feel free to revisit any of the challenges any time you like. This week we are going to change things up a bit. White on white, on white… This…

My Creative Journey – Week 5

Hello, How did you go with last week’s Hero challenge? If you found it a bit challenging… Please…don’t give up…think about stepping away and revisiting it another day……It’s amazing what comes from taking a break or even learning something else…not everything happens at once, somethings you need to revisit and of course, practice. Remember…..your #MySundayStills time should create a…

My Creative Journey – Week 4

Hello, Already four weeks in, how did that happen? Did you try last week’s challenge? What did you think, did you share? This week we are going to delve a little deeper and look at some techniques a little further. The Hero… I love a good Hero, don’t you? The same goes for our Still…