This is an audio sketchbook promoting the work of artist J R Shepherd and the world of botanical art.
Episode 19: In conversation with Hanna Varga during The Great Pause of 2020
This week I am in conversation with artist Hanna Varga on her life's passion for working with nature and her journey as an artist and mother. Originally part of the art practice 'Ashleaf', Hanna has recently embarked on a new path alongside her art...
Episode 18: The Sounds of Egypt and Day 18 of "Slow Down"
In this podcast I bring you the sounds of Cairo, when I visited the city in my search for the blue waterlily of the Nile, January this year. I then take you to Spain, where I talk about my current paintings and what life is like under lock down in my...
Episode 17: Jessica Shepherd's talk at Space Mountain Art Music Festival, Spain
This is a live recording made of my talk at the Space Mountain International Art Festival in Spain. The event is the brainchild of musician and record producer Martin Glover (AKA Youth / Dragonfly Records) and was curated this year by Lisa Azarmi of...
Episode 16: Ian Rutter in conversation with Jessica Shepherd
An opportunity to learn how to paint in watercolours with Jessica Shepherd and Granada Concierge
Episode 15: Blue Flower - Switzerland, Spain and Ireland
In this episode, I talk about my new studio and take you on a journey from Spain to Switzerland and then on to Ireland
Episode 14: In conversation with painter Jenny Coker
This week I interview painter Jenny Coker from her studio in Tauranga, New Zealand.