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Awarded by Theo Paphitis

On Monday 22nd March it was announced on Twitter that I had been chosen as a weekly award winner of Small Business Sunday #SBS by Theo Paphitis (of Dragons den). To find out more about what this means & the benefits, follow the link – www.theopaphitissbs.com/about

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Exciting Birthday Offers!!

Omg! I’m turning half a century this week & to celebrate I have 3 fantastic offers for you. Please sign up for my newsletter to hear all about them!!

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Shortlisted for an Award

I’m super excited to announce that I have been shortlisted for an award by Derby Mainframe. I’m in the final 3 for the category of “ Creativity for good” Mainframe highlight the creative & digital communities in Derby & Derbyshire of which I am proud to be part of! I can’t wait for the awards…

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Valentine’s Gift Ideas

Check out this great gift guide I’m part of, for Valentine’s gift ideas. Click on the link – https://modernguy.co.uk/alternative-valentines-gifts/

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Featured in a National magazine!

I’m pleased to share with you the double page spread in the current edition of My Weekly magazine. Thanks so much to Janey Swanson for writing my story.

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Update on Household Cavalry artwork & cards

Original artwork I’m pleased to announce that the Original Framed Artwork has now sold & made its way to a home in the south of England. I was also delighted to discover that the purchaser’s son was one of the troopers in the painting – so I feel reassured it will be pride of place.…

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Featured on BBC East Midlands News

Here’s the clip of me appearing on East Midlands today on 30th November. I was so proud to be featured as a Derby artist & to spread the word about the Household cavalry charity Christmas card. It definitely shared some positive news during this difficult year!  

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Bat Auction result!

On Halloween the auction ended on my framed Brown long-eared bat painting. I’m so pleased that it raised £360 for the Derbyshire Bat Group. And I’m happy to report it has flew off to its new home already 🙂 The painting was very popular & I seem to have gained a few more followers because…

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Charity Auction is underway

Here is my framed Brown Long-Eared Bat painting that I have donated to The Derbyshire Bat Group. The frame gives a floating effect & measures 35cm x 65cm. The colours in it coordinate with my painting perfectly. I’m so pleased with the result Brown long-eared bats are one of the most common bats in the…

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Charity Christmas Cards have arrived

Here it is in print – the official Christmas card of the Blues & Royals regiment of the Household cavalry. So far over 8000 cards have been sold to members of the regiment & Veterans. Now they are available for the general public to purchase too. All money raised from the sales of the cards…

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