• A field of daffodils or a field with landmines - what do your relationships look like?

    In these posts I would like to share inspirational quotes and stories with you regarding those very important and very precious relationships we find ourselves in.





Alet Gardner

Alet Gardner

Hi there! I am an South African expat, living in the lovely Kent countryside in the UK.
I love everything meaningful and beautiful - so I try my hand at photography, painting, embroidery, needlework, cooking and writing.

My inspiration for all of this: the people that I love,
and the love that God has for me.

Kleintyd sonder televisie was ‘n groot seën vir my pa se sewe kinders - wanneer die gier hom gepak het en hy begin oorlogstories vertel het, het ons aan sy lippe gehang.  Die enigste klagte: dat die gier soms wyk en die storie dan sommer opdroog.  Ons kon dit ook nie na willekeur aanskakel nie

A year's worth of mini paintings

Tuesday, 10 May 2016 14:58

I started on my birthday, 9 February 2016, with a challenge to produce one miniature painting per day for a year...

A labour of love

Friday, 27 November 2015 14:19

Our beautiful, talented youngest daughter’s wedding took place in August 2015.

The challenge that had come my way was to be creative and come up with a stunning ring cushion.