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I am an artist and author married to Dave Sheldrake - photographer - and we are always doing something new! If you would like to receive our free monthly newsletter which contains updates, news and special offers and sale prices only available to subscribers, then please complete the form at the top of this page.

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September 2023 Edition

"Hi, lovely newsletter, as always and I hope we will be back in Portugal for your next exhibition. Just wanted to say how absolutely stunning your stormy beach photographs are, Dave
- one could look at them forever."

—Felicity and Richard

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"You’ve done it again you two! It’s another fabulous, INTERESTING!, and thoroughly inspiring newsletter. It is by far the best thing relating to living in the Algarve/Portugal that’s out there. And then this month it gets even better and is packed with pieces about people’s experiences of living in other places too.
It’s jam-packed with excellent articles and loads of links to cracking websites which lead the reader off down enthralling paths.
And then there’s Dave’s photography.
Which is sublime."

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