Arachne’s Zoo

Private Views

COMMENTARY This is commentary on an installation artwork (a landscape) that I made for SVA Open Studios 2019. Called ‘Private View’ it was an opportunity for audiences to enjoy the […]

She Walks Among Us

I made this painting a long time ago, from a quick outline doodle I’d drawn of someone I saw in the street. I used to display it at the Kew Studio, in the staircase gallery, and the staff at the nursery on the ground floor used to turn it round to face the wall.

Happy Winter xx

It is winter, here is a sheep and lamb. My fingers are so cold I can barely write. This is not because I am a starving artist but because I […]

Our Savouress

Anna Portch’s play ‘Our Savouress’ was shown at the Graft event last night at the Pleasance Theatre, a great evening. I was asked to produce an icon for Jessica, the […]

Egg Tempera Workshop

If you’d like to have a go at trying the basics of egg tempera and some icon painting techniques, get in touch by leaving a comment or emailing sarah *at* and I will let you know the next sessions in Kew.

Anna updated

The underpainting has been overpainted but there is a long way to go. Two art shows and a fair are coming up in June so there is work to be […]