We are guardians and creators
What we notice, we care about
What we dream, we create

My art has been described as 'symbolist' and explores an ongoing love of nature & a sense of possibility. Featuring food, plants, creatures, trees, full moons, playfullness and zen stillness. I create through meditation to inspire people to reconnect with the natural world around them; with their sense of hope; to appreciate nature's quiet beauty; to become sensitively aware of other ways of being and interconnectedness. If we slow down to notice, to tune in, life can be wonderful, brighter, calmer. In my pot I simmer together the natural world, dreams, slow looking, hopefulness, myth, the essence of things and the collective unconscious. The world smiles with possibility.


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If we are to make the shift from an industrial growth society to a life-sustaining society there are three spheres of action.

Holding actions. These activities include all the political, legislative, and legal work required to reduce the destruction, as well as direct actions-blockades, boycotts, civil disobedience, and other forms of refusal. Work of this kind buys time.

Creation of structural alternatives, the new way of doing things and organising. New ways of growing food, of measuring prosperity, new forms of education.

But these new structures cannot take root and survive unless they are deeply rooted in our values; in our belief in what is worthwhile; in our assumptions about the nature of reality. You can call this a shift in consciousness. – Joanna Macy


It is in this third sphere of action that my work belongs. To heal the separation between nature and humans. To open us up to new ways of perceiving the world.

Current Project

Art. Food. Feast. An art-filled seasonal vegetarian cookbook

Let’s get reconnected with real food a little more. Let’s become better acquainted with nature, seasons, and flavours via that eating thing we do several times a day. Let’s make this fun!

This is an art meets food project where I perfect seasonal recipes that ‘happen to be vegetarian’ and use these as the inspiration for an accompanying painting. Both are for you to enjoy.

There will be 140 recipes at the end, each with an artwork. 35 per season. All the vegetarian recipes are or will be available online for you to use. Even carnivores should enjoy them. The artworks for each recipe are originals that aim to capture something of the essence of the dish – the taste or origins or history or mythology or ingredients.

The project is currently the main subject for my blog (along with my artist studio updates), so you can easily follow the progress, dish by dish. On completion, all the recipes and paintings will be compiled into a real-world-printed-on-paper cookbook which will be available to purchase.

See all the artwork and recipes at http://www.wherefishsing.com/cookbook