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Last week it was all about verbs and this week it is all about prepositions. It was the perfect day (very warm actually) for drawing. So I got to work and produced another set of cards. This time I re-used some of my favourite Australian animal characters to help me illustrate some common prepositions. I […]

Action Verbs

  Lately, it been all about verbs. I have used this poster and cards to help teach my students all about different actions. They love acting out the actions and then writing simple sentences. Next week, we are going to extend the sentences and make them more descriptive. With my older students we will learn […]


Over the past few months I have been busy building up resources for my bluwren store at teacherspayteachers. I have just finished some Farm who am I cards. Yesterday I used them with my students and they enjoyed them. These will be available for purchase soon.

feeling cards

Fun expressions to convey different feelings. On sale at Bluwren Teachers Pay Teachers store.

Australian birds and animals

My set of Australian Animals is available for purchase and is my most popular item from my bluwren store. Here is a sample.  

Silent letters

These cards illustrate words with silent letters. There are 24 in the set and should be a valuable resource.

Alphabet poster

I have spent some time updating the alphabet cards I create with a work colleague. They are a bit brighter and now have a new font that I made.  The cards can be used separately or as a A3 poster.  I use it with my students all the time and it works well.  

phonic cards

Here is a sample of some cards for use with students learning their sounds. The full set will be available for purchase soon.  

Garden gnomes in a  basic repeating pattern.

New work

I have a great new project keeping me busy. It is the illustrations for a website to be launched in March 2014. That seems so far away but I guess it will be here before we know it.  2013 has been my most successful illustrating year as I have completed freelance projects for Hinkler Education, […]