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Melrose Artworks

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YAY! 2 of my beautiful artworks on exhibition at Melrose House Cafe in Nelson, SOLD. I have now created these 3 gorgeous new pieces. Inspiration came easily for these works – the large green orb with folk inspired birds is my personal fave as I am in LOVE with lush green, pink & mustard.
Pink Floral Cluster – whenever I created a floral piece like this, it really is just a process of letting my creativity flow. I dont plan the structure of it, or what flowers Ill use. I focus on the balance of colours. I love not knowing what the outcome will be!
Tui – The kids and I were at our family bach and Tui kept swooping by us and landing on a nearby fig tree. I love the organic wonky leaf shapes of a fig so this idea for an artwork was handed to me, I simply had to notice it.

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If you’re in Nelson, Melrose House is a must-visit spot. A perfect floral setting for a coffee!
xo Bec


Clouds of Colour Children’s Range

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Its been far too long! But a lot of creativity has been in the works. The latest on the Clouds of Colour Shop is this Children’s Range. I have had sooo much fun creating these cute wee characters.
Introducing… Lotty the Bunny, Tootie the Owl (who loves to high 5!) & Steve the Lion.

Childrens Star Chart - High 5 Owl by Bec Brown 2 Childrens Star Chart - Lion Roar by Bec Brown 2 Hi5 Owl Childrens Poster by Bec Brown Lion ROAR Childrens Poster by Bec Brown

These gorgeous characters are (so far) available as A3 & A2 sized poster art prints – perfect for your wee ones bedroom!
And also in a star chart gift pack – with 15 star stickers.
I hope you’re all having an amazing weekend =)

xobec



WIP: Floral Framed Peacock

Tapestry inspired peacock watercolour drawing by Bec Brown of Clouds of Colour 1 Tapestry inspired peacock watercolour drawing by Bec Brown of Clouds of Colour 2 Tapestry inspired peacock watercolour drawing by Bec Brown of Clouds of Colour 3 Tapestry inspired peacock watercolour drawing by Bec Brown of Clouds of Colour 4

I’ve been working on this piece for the past few weeks. Each night I sit down with a piping hot liquorice flavoured tea (if any of you love black jellybeans then this is a must-try!) & draw. This…has got to be one of my absolute fave pieces! I love the floral pattern, position of the peacock & the negative space. It was inspired – partly – by old tapestries but done in a new graphic style.
Above are a few pics of it before it went off to the framers this week – I can’t wait to see it framed!
Hope you’re all having a lovely week. xobec


Little Beehive Co-Op

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Welcome to the coolest new shop in Nelson – Little Beehive Co-Op!
I cant even begin to explain how thankful I am for this beautiful little space (and especially to the 2 wonder woman who went forth and created it. Sooo incredibly cool.
Little Beehive Co-Op is just that – a Co-Op. Its brought together by 20 creatives in Nelson who pay for their space in the Shop and display the work of artists, photographers, jewellery makers, ceramic artists and clothing designers.
Everything in the store is handcrafted by New Zealanders, in-particular Nelsonians.

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I have a range of Clouds of Colour original drawings, prints, cards & stationery.
If you’d like to read more about it, theres a pretty cool article here, otherwise pop in to 123 Hardy Street, Nelson! xobec