Category: family

September 30, 2015

Update: Life. – Cinder, Smoke & Flutterlings

Update: Life! :) It’s been a while. When, dear people, did my business start to run ME instead of ME, it?! It’s grown like a bit of a beast and I’m so proud and amazed and I’m also scratching my head over how I suddenly ended up in the middle of this tsunami of work Read More

October 28, 2014

Altering a Children’s Book

Hey guys! I’ve been altering a children’s book over the last couple of weeks, enjoyed it at a lot and made you a little tutorial. :) There isn’t much to it really. Just prepping & priming pages in interesting ways and altering the cover a bit too! :) In my free art course (Art, Heart Read More

March 18, 2014

Elliot’s 2nd Birthday Letter

When either one of my children has a birthday I write them a birthday letter. :) This is Elliot’s 2nd birthday letter. Read his birth story here. Read his 1st birthday letter here. *** Dearest Amazing Elliot, It was not that long ago that you turned 2. I’ve been meaning to write you this birthday Read More

September 04, 2013

Dylan turns 4.

Dylan is my first born son, conceived through IVF. :) He recently turned 4. Each year, I write him a birthday letter. For previous letters: Dylan’s Birth Story Dylan’s Birth Poem Dylan turns 1 Dylan turns 2 Dylan turns 3   Dearest fabulous Dylan. It’s 10pm. I’m sitting on a mattress in the dark a Read More

March 19, 2013

This and that and winner of the give away!

Hello the world. :) Today, I parallel parked my car. Booya. I know this might seem like nothing to you seasoned, experienced and kick ass car parkers, but to me that is a big deal. So there, it’s worthy of mentioning or indeed celebrating, which I did with chocolates. :-) I’m also shaking my fist Read More

December 30, 2012

Elephant Girls & the Crazy that is My Life.

  Oh hello there world, it’s Tam here checking in rising from the depths of chaos that is a childcare-less holiday life in which sign ups for Life Book are EXPLODING, emails are backing up, I am super sleep deprived and crabby (at times) yet want to fall to my knees daily in deep gratitude Read More

December 09, 2012

Animal Friends and more. :)

Hello blog o’ mine. I’m sorry for neglecting you, but my two babies have been sick for the past 2 weeks and work has gone crazy and I find myself with so much to say/ do and so little time. So Imma gonna bullet point my face off here, just to keep you a bit Read More

November 14, 2012

Life, Art and Rock and Roll, sort of.

DUUUUUDES. Mad week, totally mad. Some of you may know (if you subscribe to my newsletter or follow me on FB) that blip.tv have decided to delete my account with them! ALL my class videos are/ were hosted by them, so it meant that out of the blue all my class videos were gone! And Read More

October 18, 2012

Snow Queen

A lot is going on in casa del Tammo. ;) First up, a new painting! I call her ‘Snow Queen’. White dots are love, so it seems. I hope you like her, she is for sale too, see details below.  12 x 16 inches on hotpressed watercolour paper (140lbs) Materials: acrylics, watersoluble crayons, graphite £95 Read More

September 21, 2012

Cranky & New Art <3

Ah man, my head is spinning. You know when you seriously need to take a break and just chill a little when even ‘someone’s sneezing style’ irritates you. LOL. I’m so crabby and I don’t like it! Particularly because I have no good reason to be crabby (apart from the monster that keeps me awake Read More

August 28, 2012

Dylan turns three. <3

Dear beautiful amazing Dylan, You’re sitting right next to me at the moment watching one of your favourite TV shows: “Kipper the Dog”. I don’t get a lot of time nowadays to write you birthday letters, what with you having a little brother now and me having a business to run, but I want to Read More

July 27, 2012

An update at last.

Oh hello intarwebs and my lovely readers! :) You see that dude up here, with his cute little chubby body and exhilarated expression on his face because life is oh so awesome? Yeah, that one has been ruining my life keeping me up. The only reason I’m able to type this post is because the Read More