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Spring Equinox

"Ostara" by Amanda Clark The occasion of the Spring Equinox is celebrated around the world by a pagan festival called Ostara (also known as Eostre). The festival marks the midpoint between darkest winter and the height of summer which takes place on March 20th or 21st each year in the Northern Hemisphere and around September… Continue reading Spring Equinox

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Lady of the Rainbow

"Lady of the Rainbow" - original water colour by Val McDowall (1984)Abundance awaits at the end of your rainbow! I painted this water colour piece when I was at high school in 1984, I think I was around 15 or 16.  I remember being influenced and loving the surrealism art style and famous painters that… Continue reading Lady of the Rainbow

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Enter the Tiger

Happy Lunar New Year - Enter the Year of the Tiger! Happy Lunar New Year everyone or “Gung hay fat choy” which means congratulations and be prosperous in Cantonese. But it's not just Chinese New Year on February 1st this year, it's also known as Spring Festival, Lunar New Year and the New Moon Festival… Continue reading Enter the Tiger

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A Kind of Burns Supper

Burns Supper ambiance with bonny thistles and tartan Happy Robert Burns Day to all our family and friends across the world and everyone with even a hint of Scottish blue blood running through their veins! Every January 25th, the Scots (and many others around the world for that matter) gather to celebrate the life and… Continue reading A Kind of Burns Supper