https://www.instagram.com/ljhaughton/ I have added a few new photos to the shop, but need to hear from you which ones you would want to see in the shop or gallery! Drop me a message if you want to see something in the shop that you have seen on my instagram page and I can quickly add!Continue reading “New Photos in the store”
On occasion I enjoy taking pictures… 🙂 which is an understatement I realize, but it’s one of those tools that came to me when I held my first camera. It allows me to see the world through fresh eyes, and find the beauty in everything. Even something ugly can be made beautiful. Let’s not evenContinue reading “the beauty behind the reflection”
I was reminded today about the gift of laughter, the joy that can be found in play… even as an adult. Yesterday we attended a birthday party for a three year old, the backyard was filled with a bunch of young boys, a few girls thrown in for good measure and of course a bunchContinue reading “Playtime”
I mentioned yesterday that I had been at the cottage for a week, or a little less actually. While there I watched two things happen, Kaleb’s breathing finally became normal, his ragged breaths became deep, the dark circles that had taken up permanent residence on his little face lightened and became puffy again. Oxygen flowedContinue reading “No more tears for days gone by”
Is there anything better than playing with your kids in the morning? When everyone is happy, no tears, no whining, just giggles and smiles… It has been that kind of morning here in the Haughton House, and it makes me happy. Subscribe to be the first to hear of new posts!
Photograph taken by Brian Skerry Last night, as most of you know from my post yesterday I was able to enjoy an evening with Tim. We had a nice dinner at the Elephant & Castle and then made our way to Roy Thompson Hall where we had the chance to hear from Brian Skerry, anContinue reading “a world of discovery”
One of the greatest things about doing something you are passionate about is knowing a sense of freedom in your work. A long time ago I sat in a dark room creating images on paper, using chemicals to produce art, it was a feeling like none other, it gave me a way to create thingsContinue reading “A feeling like no other…”
Josh has never until now been interested in colouring or crafts of any kind, I had thought that he just wasn’t interested in the creative arts so I didn’t push it, regardless of my own standing as an artist. I figured he was more his Father than me, and my hopes would lie in hisContinue reading “Learned or Innate?”