Floral Inspiration

I’ve been making some little animated slideshows, to illustrate how my influenes are translated into my designs. Here is the first, showcasing some of my recent floral-inspired designs. I’ve used an app called Ripl, in case anyone fancies having a go themselves. It’s really easy – just add some photos and text, and the app … More Floral Inspiration

Growth

It’s been a cold start to the new year here in Northumberland, but there are signs that whilst spring may not be just around the corner, it is certainly on the horizon. We’re starting to see the green points of snowdrops pushing up through the soil, and through last year’s leaf litter. It’s our first … More Growth

Grahy 2011

Originally posted on 750 metres:
2011 was the first full year we owned our french house. We had arranged for a local builder to install a fosse septique, a bathroom and other improvements. Which he did during a very cold January through to March. So cold in fact that in February our neighbours contacted us to…

Grahy 2010

Originally posted on 750 metres:
This is the house as we first saw it in July 2010. It was all very overgrown! The interior of the main house was used as a studio by the past owner and their many artworks. We finally signed the Act de Vente just before Christmas and this time the area…