To say the last few months have been hectic would be a total understatement! There have been days when I've felt so crushed by the amount of work and worry on my shoulders that I honestly don't know how I've got up and survived another day. So many things have gone wrong, too many to go into to be honest but finally there's light at the end of the tunnel and I'm getting my life back together.
Not much work has been done in the Studio, mainly due to getting urgent work done to the house. It's not a big house, but when it's all in need of repair and I'm the only one able to have a go and I can't afford to pay for help, it seems enormous. That's when you find out who your true friends are. I've had to swallow my pride and ask for help and it's amazing how people suddenly vanish from your life. The ones who have stepped up though are clearly the keepers!
Although not much painting has happened, I have been out walking with my camera, and that's been very therapeutic for me. There are more pictures to be posted on the Walking blog, but for now, here's my favourite of Manchee and his new best friend Wally (with my new best friend!)