Nature Journaling: How to paint sunflowers I love being outside in nature. And what better way to continue my nature journaling journey than being surrounded by bright and beautiful sunflowers. A true sign of summer, I love capturing their bold form on my paper with my watery paints. The softly textured bright yellow petal edges,…

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Inspirational Journal: Nature Journaling Sunflower Edition It’s been fun getting out and about this summertime, and what better subject to be inspired and uplifted by than the big, bold and beautiful sunflower. A true sign of summer. Visiting a local sunflower garden, I couldn’t wait to get in amongst these gloriously bright and big happy…

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[VIDEO] How to paint a loose watercolour bumblebee I love painting bees. Capturing their fuzzy bodies with my watery paint brush and seeing how the paint settles can really bring these fluffy creatures to life. The textured edges which form, and the inclusion of a pretty purple hue to my bee painting enhances and compliments…

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Inspirational Journal: Painting loose watercolour bumblebees I LOVE painting Bees, they are my absolute favourite thing to paint! This summer, I’ve seen so many bumble bees buzzing around in my garden, they’ve been enjoying the various flowers, especially the pretty lavender. They look beautiful against the purple colours which compliment their bright yellow tones. Capturing…

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[Video] How to paint texture in watercolour I’ve been keeping cool this summer and getting inspired by water. Have you noticed the way the sunny light creates such gorgeous reflections, and wondered how you can capture these in your paintings? I’m going to show you how. Come and join me at Nature Studio where I’m going to show…

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