Autumnal bouquet in subtle sumptuous plummy-berry tones

Autumnal bouquet in subtle sumptuous plummy-berry tones

Here is Gill’s recent post on our LOVE DOVE COTTAGE site. I was truly delighted to be recommended by One Fab Day to design and create the flowers for a photoshoot at Horetown House, Ireland. My brief was to design an Autumnal/Winter styling with flowers and foliage in a natural and slightly wild way…completely up my […]

Return to Argyll

Return to Argyll

After much agonizing, we decided that the time had come to return to Argyll. Reasons are many and varied – as they were for our decision to stretch ourselves in new pastures. Our time in County Wicklow has been tremendously rewarding in so many ways, and we leave behind friendships strengthened and now much missed […]

LOVE Dove Cottage

LOVE Dove Cottage

Since 2009, Gill and I have been Dove Cottage Studio for our artwork, and more recently, when we sold The Oystercatcher Gallery, Gill has been Gill Stewart Flowerscape for her wedding and event flower styling, while my photography has been By George! Images. Artwork can be seen at George Stewart Artist and at this website. […]

Seascapes and Birds

Seascapes and Birds

When Gill and I had our Gallery, a popular range of original pieces were a series of small (and some large) seascapes painted on various artisan papers – handmade paper; flower petal papers; etc – usually with an assortment of seabirds included. Our gallery overlooked Campbeltown harbour in Argyll, Scotland and so such artworks spoke […]

The New Studio

The New Studio

Things progress apace and the new Studio is now in working order. Principally for an artspace to be used by Gill and myself, it will also be pressed into service for Gill’s Wedding Flower business FLOWERSCAPE when needed. We can be contacted on 0873420239 (George) or 0894722852 (Gill), although Gill’s mobile reception is not too […]

Powerscourt success for Gill

Powerscourt success for Gill

Gill’s wedding flower styling received a significant promotional boost this last weekend with an amazing setting for her floral artistry at Powerscourt House in Co. Wicklow. Powerscourt is a beautiful building in a stunning setting and one of the foremost grand houses in Ireland. Currently owned by the Slazenger Family, the house was severely damaged […]

Gill’s Flowerscape to display at Powerscourt Wedding Fair

Gill’s Flowerscape to display at Powerscourt Wedding Fair

Gill’s FLOWERSCAPE creative floristry business has been chosen to provide the flower displays at Powerscourt, probably the most prestigious wedding venue in Ireland. Their Wedding Fair is on Sunday 22nd February 2015, and represents a wonderful opportunity to showcase Gill’s unique flair with flowers. Here are a few images of our visit to Powerscourt for […]

Kintyre road signs now have refreshed logo

Kintyre road signs now have refreshed logo

After many years, Kintyre will have a fresh ident on new and replaced roadsigns. BEAR Scotland, acting for Transport Scotland have commissioned a new version of the logo. The artwork for the original version, which I prepared in the 1990’s, had been lost at the signmaker’s, so it was a great opportunity to ‘tidy up’ […]

New Style Website

New Style Website

We are trying out a new style of website for 2015. Any feedback as to whether this is good, bad or indifferent will be welcome … I think. George John Stewart – February 2015

An Alaskan Landscape

An Alaskan Landscape

This picture came about as a result of a commission for a friend recently returned for a time from the 49th State. I used a photograph to give me the image required, and felt that a fairly representational approach in acrylic was needed – without any firm direction otherwise as to style or medium. George […]