Bee and Thistle 1
For World Bee Day. Ink on mixed media paper. Photo taken last year at Fotheringhay Castle, on top of the mound. There is a tale that these are Scottish thistles that have only bloomed there since Mary Queen of Scots was beheaded. It’s an appealing story!
About the Artist
I am an amateur artist. I started drawing in 1993 when my husband bought me a £2.50 book on how to draw. I had just lost my horse after 24 years and needed a distraction. I was earning my living, believe it or not, pressing flowers and selling my work at craft shows. In time I introduced a little…View full profile