I had really good fun at the local community portrait painting workshop this weekend! There were free drinks and nibbles and a chance to meet new people with Plympton St Maurice Civic Association and local artist Jill Griffin. It was great to have painting and drawing as a social event, chatting with others, without working to … More Drink and Draw Workshop to Create ‘Tapestry of Faces’
There was a time that I wasn’t the happy-go-lucky stick-figure girl that you see in my logo. During my experience of living with an anxiety disorder I took up watercolour painting classes and remembered that art could calm my mind for a while. Some lovely little cartoons came out of this difficult period in my … More Drop the Emotional Baggage: Carry This Instead!
Are you planning some serious mischief for this Halloween? Do you solemnly swear that you are up to no good? Need a bag for carrying your sweets and treats? My new bag design could be just what you are looking for! When I am old, I want them to whisper, “Is she a good witch, … More Are You a Good Witch, or a Bad Witch?
Would you like to see my Art-Kitchen? Want to know what materials I use? Would you like to find out how I plan for a big painting? Then episode two of Painting With Peg, is exactly what you are looking for! In this video I create a bespoke painting for an adventurous cyclist who wanted … More [Video] Peggy Paints Africa
I recently created a poster and two advice leaflets for the Association of Teachers of Lipreading to Adults. ATLA’S aim is to create a world where lipreading classes are available to anyone who needs them. Hearing loss can be a very isolating disability. These cartoons offer advice in a fun way on how to be a … More Quirky Cartoons Promote Lipreading Week
I did this cartoon about a year ago and it still makes me feel happy on the inside. I think that it’s probably a version of me really. It’s a picture of what I feel like on the inside when I’m feeling small, and dishevelled! I do have a pinafore with pockets like that. I … More You Don’t Have to be Perfect to be Amazing
Bethan asked me to do a cartoon sketch for her friend’s birthday. We would like one of him next to his Winnebago. Let me know if you can help and I’ll send you some pics of him and the bus. I had previously created a portrait of Bethan and her partner on their narrowboat, with their … More How to Think of a Gift That Your Friend Will Love
Would you like to see my personal work space? Want to know how many sketches go into a new design? Do you want to watch the secrets of how I create my art? Then my new video series: Painting With Peg, is exactly what you are looking for! In this video I answer a question … More [Video] How Memorable is Your Business Card?
Are you worried or overthinking? Do you sometimes suffer from anxiety? Does your brain deserve a break today? Doodling is the simple solution you are looking for! Doodling is a relaxing, therapeutic way of drawing which can help you to find peace of mind. It requires no special talent or ability: Just pick up a … More Doodle or Die: Get Inner Peace Today!
Are you launching a new event in your local community? Are you promoting an occasion for your business? Do you want to invite customers to join you for something special? A friendly, sketched logo could be the image you are looking for. A Devon pub has launched a weekly get-together for people in the local … More How to Add TLC to Your Event Promotion