Maria José Ponte


Soon be Easter!!

For me, Daffodils are one of the great heralds of spring. Along with lambs, birdsong and all manner of joyous things known to man. I just love Spring time, but … Continue reading

April 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

A proud moment …………..


April 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

It’s Spring again in the great outdoors!!

  Margaret cleaning out her Pampas Grass. I’m working on-location at the moment! My front door! Finished my little sketch.

March 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

What a lovely Surprise!

I’ve entered two paintings to the Gordon Art Exhibition in Inverurie. It’s my first time there, so I felt privileged to contribute. We’re so lucky to have such a wonderful … Continue reading

March 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

One very early morning

At what cost to our senses come these very cheap flights? Conveyor  belts of human flesh and luggage  alike, All controlled  in long –  long cues, Like cattle we are … Continue reading

March 11, 2015 · Leave a comment

Look What The Neighbour Bought In

On a cold wintery night, our lovely neighbour, Gordie, knocked on our door and handed us a very handsome gift; a pheasant! This prompted me into a flurry of hospitality … Continue reading

December 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

And The Stream Quietly Flowed By!

I have been working away at this and thought to post a progress update for the last of my Quadrilogy! I’ll be working on it today. Though I’m sad that … Continue reading

December 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Spirits Who Live In Our Stream

Have you ever listened to the conversation of a stream? Telling tales as it gathers and flows. Small groups chatter quietly Larger gatherings more vocal can be heard from afar Is … Continue reading

December 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

Yet another example of an Aberdeenshire morning!!!

December 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

A skyline to wow the most bleary eyed on a November morning.

Got up, opened my front door (as is my custom first thing in the morning). Lo and behold this gorgeous spectacle was before me!! Lucky me!!! Not being of a … Continue reading

November 27, 2014 · Leave a comment