With Mental Health Awareness Week falling on the 10th-16th May 2021, I have written a short blog about how I find creativity, and in particular mark-making, can support mindfulness and positive mental wellbeing. I've even included some instructions to make your own mark-making stamp block to explore mindful mark-making with. Free Art Download available as part of Mental Health Awareness Week:
May Day or Bealtaine, as it is known in the Celtic calendar, brings the start of summer and with it a range of customs and traditions that were practiced across Ireland. My work is closely inspired by the heritage and customs of Ireland. Here I'll tell you a little more about the May customs that influence my artwork for the Celtic Seasons Collection.