Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! We have snow here in Durham (UK) at the moment, which I love. and It reminds me of happy times skiing in Europe as a child: at midnight, fireworks let off in Alpine villages were wonderfully effective; the colours lit up the white peaks and the sound reverberated around the valley. I drew on those memories to do the watercolour painting above, … Continue reading Happy New Year!

Small Business 5 – Sensory Treasures

  This week’s interview with a (female) small business owner is with Carol Loyd who owns an inventive and unusual company specialising in products that appeal to all the senses. As a former SEN (Special Educational Needs) teacher, I was intrigued by the concept. I met Carol when we were both taking part in Michelle Rose’s marketing course (click here to find out more about … Continue reading Small Business 5 – Sensory Treasures