Cobalt Blue No_0047 | Beach Photo

Cobalt Blue No_0047 | Beach Photo

Cobalt Blue No_0047 | Beach Photo Cobalt Blue No_0047 | Beach Photo This Cobalt Blue No_0047 | Beach Photo is why I take photos of the sea. Blue skies and that rich colour of cobalt blue! Now what stones could I use to mimic these colours? – sapphires, spinels,...
Rusty Blue Hydrangea Photo No_4129

Rusty Blue Hydrangea Photo No_4129

Rusty Blue Hydrangea Photo No_4129 Rusty Blue Hydrangea Photo No_4129 This Rusty Blue Hydrangea Photo No_4129 was taken in my garden during the winter months! We have a number of bushes that seem to have some sort flower heads on them all year round. They big balls of...
Blue Ball Hydrangea Photo No_8982

Blue Ball Hydrangea Photo No_8982

Blue Ball Hydrangea Photo No_8982 Blue Ball Hydrangea Photo No_8982 This Blue Ball Hydrangea Photo No_8982 features a big powder blue ball of fabulousness! Hydrangeas are my favourite flowers – just incase you didn’t know that already lol! This photo,...
Curled Gate No_3977

Curled Gate No_3977

Curled Gate No_3977 Curled Gate No_3977 One of my long-term inspirations is wrought iron-work and specifically railings and gates – its the seaming rigidity and repetitiveness of these elements mixed in with a hint of organic forms. So I love this rusty old...
Curled Wallpaper No_8873

Curled Wallpaper No_8873

Curled Wallpaper No_8873 Curled Wallpaper No_8873 Its easy to see why I loooove this curly wallpaper – floral, decorative, curled, curved, frills and its colour – plus the fact that its old is a bonus! I took this photo inside the 18th century mansion at...
Ice-Cream Ceiling No_8872

Ice-Cream Ceiling No_8872

Ice-Cream Ceiling No_8872 Ice-Cream Ceiling No_8872 Look at this amazing ceiling – it reminds me of sculpted ice-cream. I took this photo inside the 18th century mansion at Castle Ward in N. Ireland. This house was a place that fascinated me as a child. The...
CartWheel No_0324

CartWheel No_0324

CartWheel No_0324 CartWheel No_0324 I’m always attracted to industrial elements and geometric forms – especially anything thats in a frame – so this big old wheel I photographed at the Ulster Folk & Transport Museum in N.Ireland is just perfect....
Wavy No_8877

Wavy No_8877

Wavy No_8877 Wavy No_8877 I love how in this photo the water glistens on the beach in a wavy pearlised line and then how the wave flips in the background in all the lovely aqua-teal colours. This is Ireland!!! #dunfanaghy #beach #wave...
Rippled Sand No_8878

Rippled Sand No_8878

Rippled Sand No_8878 Rippled Sand No_8878 Taken at Dunfanaghy up the North Coast of Ireland – look at all the fabulous texture and colours in the ripples of the sand against the pattern of the clouds. I love how in this photo there is a sense of something...
Back To The Beach No_2484

Back To The Beach No_2484

Back To The Beach No_2484 Back To The Beach No_2484 When I go to the beach, I know where my love of aqua’s and blue comes from!! Although we have a beach nearby, the sea colours aren’t quite the same as when we go to Dunfanaghy up the North Coast of...
Butterfly Brooch No_1228

Butterfly Brooch No_1228

Butterfly Brooch No_1228 Butterfly Brooch No_1228 Rosie wearing her butterfly as a brooch. You’d think butter wouldn’t melt, but honestly we’d been waiting hours in the butterfly house for ANY butterfly to land on her so she was cock-a-hoop when this...
White Leaf Japanese Pieris No_0307

White Leaf Japanese Pieris No_0307

White Leaf Japanese Pieris No_0307 White Leaf Japanese Pieris No_0307 This is one of our Japanese Pieris bushes. In this one the leaves are this creamy white colour with lime green highlights and then they change into pale pinky peaches. I love the pointed shapes of...
Fade to Lime Green Hydrangea No_4094

Fade to Lime Green Hydrangea No_4094

Fade to Lime Green Hydrangea No_4094 Fade to Lime Green Hydrangea No_4094 This photo was taken recently in my garden during March and is of one of our white hydrangea bushes whose flowers are on their way out. Love how the head of this hydrangea is white on the top...
Aqua Pink Hydrangea No_4121

Aqua Pink Hydrangea No_4121

Aqua Pink Hydrangea No_4121 Aqua Pink Hydrangea No_4121 Hydrangeas are my favourite flowers – just incase you didn’t know that already lol! This photo was taken recently in my garden during March and is of one of our blue hydrangea bushes whose flowers are...
Splashes of Punk Pink No_8784

Splashes of Punk Pink No_8784

Splashes of Punk Pink No_8784 Splashes of Punk Pink No_8784 Look at these fabulous purpley-green leaves with their triangular shapes and their hot pink streaks – like someone has splattered them with paint! I snapped these leaves in one of the tropical...
Frilly Pink Azalea No_6002

Frilly Pink Azalea No_6002

Frilly Pink Azalea No_6002 Pretty In Pink Azalea No_6002 Such a pretty frilly flower – the azalea – pale pinks mixed with spots and lines of deep pink. This is an old established bush in my garden and when its in flower (in May) its like a total carpet of...
Spikey Edged Succulents No_0298

Spikey Edged Succulents No_0298

Spikey Edged Succulents No_0298 Spikey Edged Succulents No_0298 Repeating patterns, geometry in nature, pointy leaf forms and spikey edges! I’m always drawn to spikes and points not to mention leaf shapes and I love the repeating clusters that these succulents...
Old Floral Fireplace No_4002

Old Floral Fireplace No_4002

Old Floral Fireplace No_4002 Old Floral Fireplace No_4002 Love spotting forms when you’re out and about that look just like something you might make – this detail from an old fireplace with its arts and crafts leaf shapes and curls – reminds me of my...
Pinky White Hydrangea No 3542

Pinky White Hydrangea No 3542

Pinky White Hydrangea No 3542 Pinky White Hydrangea No.3542 Hydrangeas are my favourite flowers – just incase you didn’t know that already lol! This photo was taken in my garden during May and is of one of our white hydrangea bushes. This one has turned...
Peachy Orange Rose No_2080

Peachy Orange Rose No_2080

Peachy Orange Rose No_2080 Peachy Orange Amazing colours in this rose photo I took in a garden in Port Ballintrae in N.Ireland. Love the peachy pink tones, the dark pink dots, the frilly petals and you can even see a wee fly! #peachypink #rose #florals...
Beach Girl No_8412

Beach Girl No_8412

Beach Girl No_8412 One of my girls – Ruby, age 7 in this photo. I was practicing trying to get a ‘nice’ image where they weren’t ‘pulling faces’! We love to go to the North Coast of Ireland when we can and we spend lots of time on...
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