I would like to thank all who voted for me to WIN ‘International Artist of the Year’ in the Spokenword Billboard Awards 2014 (USA), I couldn’t have won it without you!
The award is still in the USA; I was on a 10-day tour of Ghana with The Calabash Hub when I heard the news! (read all about it in my previous post!)
Here’s my Acceptance Speech, which I recorded before leaving the UK:
I‘m currently in Ghana on a 3 month Writer’s Retreat (doing research for the sequel to my novel), before heading to the USA to collect my award, and to perform poems from my two CD’s ‘Seeds of Love‘ and ‘Rise of the Phoenix‘ at as many poetry events as I can!
Do you like the designs? I did them my Self!
My next goal is to win a literary award for my novel ‘Single, Spiritual…AND Sexual!‘ It was nominated for two awards this year: ‘Best Perfect Bound Collection’ in the Spokenword Billboard Awards (it features my artwork and poetry), and I was also nominated ‘Best Author’ in the Beffta Awards! I’m currently revising it and will be sending it to Literary Agents with a view to getting a publisher’s deal to write the sequel!
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Original Paintings Sale @ Scandals!
I’ve teamed up with Scandals Bar & Night Club, 82 Norwood High Street, London SE27 9NW, who are holding an Art Sale in my absence from the UK! These are the last 6 paintings from my original collection ‘Nature’s Art’; I’ve reduced them for a quick sale to raise the funds to print my CD’s, and to send for my 3 suns to join me in Ghana for a holiday before I leave!
In order from left to right:
Self Love: £450
Love Bump: £350 (slightly damaged)
Black Orchid: £600 o.n.o.
Blue Lotus: £800 o.n.o.
Black Butterfly: £800 o.n.o.
The paintings will be sold ‘off the wall‘ in the new café & bar area due to open at Christmas; however if you’d like to get in early, call Nigel (owner) to arrange a viewing; he has also agreed to allow people from my Mailing List to pay in 3-6 month instalments (if necessary!) You can call him on 0208 761 5200 or 07508 766 146
For more information about the Colour Therapy and Symbolism used in my paintings visit my Art Page!
So all that’s left for me to say is take care for now, and follow your bliss!
(Artist/Poet/Author/Black Love Promoter)
P.S. Are you in Ghana in December? Come to the Events I’m performing at!
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