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,...
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...
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...
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...
Rusty Old Railings No_8521

Rusty Old Railings No_8521

Rusty Old Railings No_8521 Rusty Old Railings No_8521 I see blues and yellows contrasted by that fabulous cobalt blue sky. The repeating linear posts with their spiked finials is a design element thats featured in my own work many times over the years! But its the...
Aqua Wave No 7591

Aqua Wave No 7591

Aqua Wave No 7591 One of my favourite sea photos I took In Dunfanaghy, Ireland. Love the aqua and greeny-blue colours, the flip of the wave and in the background a little pop of red with the lifeboat zipping past! #aqua #sea #beach #ireland...
Rusty Flower No_8457

Rusty Flower No_8457

Rusty Flower Detail No_8457 Love this rusty flower I snapped on an old gate in Benavente, Portugal! Blues and aquas mixed with a splash of bronze. The organic curls and repeating floral geometric scrollwork are EXACTLY what inspires me in my own curly forms! #aqua...
Cobalt Blue No_0424 | Beach Photo

Cobalt Blue No_0424 | Beach Photo

Cobalt Blue No_0424 | Beach Photo Cobalt Blue No_0424 | Beach Photo This Cobalt Blue No_0424 | Beach Photo is why I take photos of the sea. The perfect scene – cobalt blue skies & a stripey sea! Who says an Irish sky is always grey? – Ireland at its...
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