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When two award winners work together...

Monday, 26 November 2018

Last year was pretty amazing in terms of the awards I collected for the business, but I’m delighted to say that what I won last year is being won this...

Almost, but not quite!

Wednesday, 14 November 2018

Last week was a bit of a blur, thanks to the prospect of being a DG Life Awards winner. Although I’ve won other awards for the gallery, this one meant...

Dumfries and Galloway Life Award Finalist!

Tuesday, 30 October 2018

I am both delighted and humbled that the gallery has been nominated and subsequently shortlisted as a finalist in this year’s Dumfries and Galloway Life...

Eas Mòr: Chasing Waterfalls in Scotland

Monday, 10 September 2018

A few months back we treated ourselves, after years of camping and caravanning, to a motorhome. Affectionately known as The Big Van (as opposed to René,...

Gearing up for Kirkcudbright Arts and Crafts Trail

Wednesday, 25 July 2018

It’s that time of year again, when I start keeping some unusual hours at the gallery whilst trying to get enough stock together for the delight that...

Painting in the Big Outdoors

Tuesday, 26 June 2018

I recently attended Moffat Classic Car Rally with my trusty Citroën Acadiane, René, alongside my friends from the Spinning Wheels Motor Club. I carry...

Painting Small

Wednesday, 30 May 2018

This time last year I was packing 50 tiny paintings up to send to their new owners. It was hard work, but enormous fun and together we raised a fair...

Not on the High Street

Tuesday, 24 April 2018

As a small business not found on the High Street, I quite often find myself being overlooked. This isn’t helped when all of the current focus is on our...

Spring Update

Friday, 30 March 2018

I made intentions after Christmas and New Year to fufill some long held ambitions. One of these was to make use of art as a therapy. I’m not able to...

Meeting Theo

Thursday, 1 March 2018

Just before Christmas, coming hot on the heels of my trip to Downing Street (courtesy of Small Business Saturday UK), I received news of two further...