Books come alive at Hamp Academy’s newly located library…

Just putting final sketches together, gathering materials – checking pots of colour and making sure brushes are dry and ready to go for Tuesday!       Busylizzie Art has been commissioned to paint children’s favourite book characters and quotes in the newly located library at Hamp Academy, Bridgwater… Very proud and pleased to be asked and […]

‘Rustic chic’ – my watercolour paintings hand-made into wedding stationery….

Trying out some more ‘rustic chic’ combinations of ribbon and card with the existing pink rose paintings for a potential customer…. 50 Invites, details printed on insert, 13 x 13cm card with envelopes plus organza ribbon, all hand-made using an existing painting, all for £200. (Over 50 charged pro-Rata) Place name cards with either printed […]

Bringing the outside, natural environment inside to create an interactive wall painting…

From the moment I began planning the large scale wall-art for Taunton-based Shakees Play Cafe, I knew that a needed to incorporate the natural world, in order to captivate young minds and encourage interaction between child and adult.  The Shakees Rainbow Bear featured first in the plan…    .:..and then he was taken over by […]

Where land meets sea…

Busylizzie Art is both pleased and proud to have been commissioned to create a new look for the corridors at Leigham Primary School, Plymouth during August 2015. Even before completion, painting rolling hills and rippling waves along corridor walls has begun  to create some cohesion in this  large Plymouth primary school… Plans were created, colour combinations […]

Funky Festival Flowers…

   Last weekend saw the culmination of months and months of meetings, discussions, planning, begging, making, and a tireless determination to pull off the first week-long festival celebrating the creative and performing Arts, TAUNTON LIVE 2015! What a triumph it was and a pleasure (even if exhausting) to be part of this very first event […]

Super Stars at Wellsprings

Children attending the summer holiday camp at a Wellsprings Leisure Centre this Thursday learned all about Stand Against Violence’s Constellation Campaign and their ‘Wish upon a Star’ project….. These are the stunning stars created by the 5-10 year olds in acrylic paint on plywood star shapes…. Busylizzie Art, working for Go Create Taunton, facilitated these […]