BBC Radio Devon Breakfast show host, Caroline Cook, asks Peggy and Emma: How does a mindful art class differ from any other? Why did you want to help recovering addicts and alcoholics? Do you have to be good at drawing to join in? At the moment we have three weekly classes in Plymouth. Not ready … More [Listen] Peggy on BBC Radio Devon
What is it? Where is it? When is it? Do I need to be good at art? All these questions are answered in this four minute radio interview! Big thanks to Rick Edwards on Radio Devon, who invited me on air to talk about our new art club. 12/12/19
Are you feeling stressed? Need more creativity in your life? Are you free on Friday mornings? Our new mindful art class will help you to chill out and socialise, even if you’re anxious. Our new class is launching on Friday December 6th 2019. Myself and my colleague Emma have been running weekly mindful art classes … More New Art Class in Plymouth
No talent? No experience? No problem! Mindful Art Club is for fun and relaxation. Do you remember when you enjoyed art as a child, without judging your ability or results? These easy-going art sessions will help you to deal with anxiety, stress and daily worries. Artists Peggy Melmoth and Emma Sprawson were part of the … More Coming Soon: Mindful Art Club
How many cat pictures are there on the Internet? In 2013 Friskies cat food company claimed that 15 percent of all Internet traffic is cat-related. It was fake news of course, but there are a LOT of cat pictures online, and as of today there are now three more cat pictures than there were yesterday … More How Many Cat Pictures on the Internet?
Dear Teenage Fanclub, Thank you for three lovely nights in Birmingham. You have been my favourite band for 27 years and I think you are great. Love from Peggy (age 45) I met up with a group of friends that I’ve known since we were teenagers. These days we all live in different towns all … More Dear #TeenageFanclub …
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’
When you hear about an art exhibition do you ever get caught by thoughts that say… “Art is just for rich people.” “I don’t understand art.” “How can art change the world or solve a problem?” This art event with a difference defied many common assumptions people make about exhibitions, as pieces of artwork hung … More The Earth Without Art is Just “Eh”
I recently went to Peckham, London for my friend’s wedding and discovered this installation by Katharina Grosse at South London Gallery, ‘This Drove My Mother Up The Wall.’ The painted room is accompanied by two thought provoking documentary films. I couldn’t resist taking photos of my friends enjoying this colourful space. This quirky three minute … More This Art Exhibit is Just an Empty Room – And it’s Amazing!