Cherry blossom or Sakura branches

Totally the wrong time of year, but I just love that spray of colour that blossom provides in the spring. The array of pinks from bright to softer pastels is beautiful.

So I challenged myself to draw some cherry blossom using some pictures I found on the internet as a guide.

It’s not perfect, but it does show that spray of pinks clearly and I loved creating the little buds that are nearly ready to blossom.

Next on the agenda is some more writing then some images for the pages of my first children’s book.

If you have any thoughts or ideas for my next digital image project then let me know!

Published by stephc2021

Hi! I'm Steph, an amateur writer and illustrator specialising in Mental Health and being a self-confessed Spoonie. My website is home to any successful fiction I create, with stories that have won so far covering difficult subjects such as baby loss and mental health in grief as well as some funny and heart-warming tales when I get the inspiration. Every drawing and picture on my website was created by me. I spend a lot of time coming up with illustrations to accompany all of my posts and pages. I try to create original content across all of my channels, whether I'm writing about my own fiction or just generally musing on mental health or my own issues. I want to be part of the change because I believe the understanding of MH in the UK is getting better, but has a very long way to go. By being honest about my own struggles and symptoms I think others will relate and hopefully it will encourage them to talk to someone and get the help and support they need. Long term my goal is to help children too, help them understand their own mental health and how to help with the mental health of those around them. I live in the UK with my partner, daughter and dog, I swear frequently and I adore a well made, traditional, gooey, chocolatey, delicious brownie.

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