Not entirely sure why but this picture of mine, I posted 164 weeks ago, has suddenly generated a large number of likes and comments (for me). Many thanks to everyone for their enthusiasm and if anyone knows why – where it has been seen and linked could you let me know so I can thank them too ????????

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I am an artist and designer working in oils, watercolours, pen & inks, textiles, pyrography, digital and mixed media.

I seek to express and engender feeling and meaning through colour and form. I am inspired by light and landscape and the place humanity and particularly the feminine has between the two.

I have also helped design hand-built stringed instruments crafted from Irish tone woods with

My work has in the past been selected for the Royal Ulster Academy (RUA) annual exhibition and I have and do exhibit at various venues, but exhibitions are rare as the work is always demanding to be made rather than displayed.