Entries by RDadmin

Paints, plants & prints

Over the past few years, I’ve loved becoming an indoor gardener. Honestly, as a teenager I couldn’t keep an unkillable spider plant alive, but I’ve finally found my groove and love being surrounded by green indoors as well as out. Like many, I’ve discovered the absolute joy of succulents and have filled my art studio […]

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Flowers, gardens & trees

Today I was printing out one of my favourite recent illustrations for an order from my Etsy shop. It’s of one of the original little Irish cottages in the Ulster Folk Museum in Cultra, County Down. All the cottages & buildings in the museum have been saved and painstakingly moved brick by brick to there. […]

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Georgian Christmas Project

Last week I was sent some wonderful photographs of my work that I’m excited to share. In November 2020, I worked with my lovely friend & very inspiring creative director Mags McAlpin on a Christmas project for the historic Georgian city of Armagh in Northern Ireland. The brief was to create winter illustrations of Armagh’s […]

First page of a new blog…

Hello! Starting a brand new art blog is like looking at the first new shiny white page of a brand new sketchbook. It’s best not to think about it too long and just get something down on the paper. So here’s my first post. I’m planning to share my news, projects, art processes, peeks into […]