Oh look … Art & Books

As autumn approaches in this heatwave, I am pleased to announce my latest set of Art workshops happening from Sept – Jan 2019, see the Art classes tab for details.

I am also pleased to announce my latest books are now available from Amazon. For my business start up guide, see here. Gothic treats & stories here.


Gothic Poetry & Gothic Literature books now available on Amazon.

My Gothic books are now available to buy on Amazon in print & kindle formats. packed with ghostly goings on, vampires, dragons & stone relics with dark secrets, unleash your imagination with these unique books, perfect for any fan of the gothic era.

Gothic poetry here – a collection of poems – all illustrated with the authors artwork

Gothic literature here – a collection of short stories – all illustrated with the authors artwork

Small business guide book is available now – Painting the picture of business

I am very pleased to announce my book ‘Painting the picture of business’ is now available on Amazon to buy in print & kindle formats. Whether you are interested in starting your own small business or have already started, this guide has everything you need.


From marketing, finance, legal side & more, there are tips & templates throughout to help inspire you for your journey, written by entrepreneur & fine Artist Emma Morrissey, get you copy now!

Books are coming!!!

Updated versions of my books are coming to Amazon in print & on Kindle. Including a business startup guide, gothic short stories & romance novels. Keep it here for the latest updates!


Exciting news – Read all about it!!

I am extremely excited to tell you all about the renewed versions of my books which are coming to Amazon shortly!

Gothic Literature

Gothic Literature

Scars of Silk part 1

Scars of silk

Gothic Poetry

Gothic poetry

Painting the picture of business

Painting the picture of business

Scars of Silk part 2

Scars of silk part 2


Painting, painting, painting

Wanting to try something new, last chance to book a place on one of my Art classes this June 23rd ‘Abstract Landscapes’. Great prices including matrials & lunch! Find out more here. Learn from a practicing Artist & teacher Emma Morrissey & learn many techniques & tips to create your own canvas painting.

Using many materials to discover your own style, Emma’s student centred style of teaching will encourage you to discover & develop your own Art style through this great, freeing style of Art. Contact the D.@rt Centre now for details.

Paint the Summer all the colours of the rainbow!

Want to learn a new skill, take up a new hobby? Join me this June 23rd for my Abstract Landscape Art Class at the D.@rt Centre in Hedge End.

Learn some new techniques, tips from my years of experience as a practicing Artist & Art teacher. Develop your own style of painting.

Contact them now for more details.

This weather is getting rather ABSTRACT don’t you think?

The U.Ks weather is rather up & down at the moment, what I would call abstract, you never quite know what it means & what’s going to happen next.

Be creative in this weather in my upcoming Art Class on June 23rd at the D.@rt Centre, Hedge End!

The BBC & ITV have recentlly dedicated alot of time to painting programmes & Artist documentaries in recent weeks.In inspiration of this & as a fellow practicing Artist myself I am pleased to announce some upcoming Art classes I am running in Hampshire this Summer, with mroe planned for Autumn & Winter!

I am continueing my successful art classes at the D.@rt Centre in Hedge End this Summer, To celebrate the Summer in style why not come along & be part of my Abstract Landscape acrylics class on June 23rd in Hedge End at the D.@rt Centre.

Learn techniques, tips & create your very own canvas painting. Contact the D.@rt centre now for full details. These classes include lunch & materials so now is a great time to get creative.

D.@rt Centre- Call on 01489 779471 to book your place now.


New Year, New Start … with Art!

Join me for my new series of Art Classes I’ve developed for The D.@rt Centre in Hedge End Southampton from Feb-June, with a fabulous selection of new styles, I will be covering the basics of several Art styles including Abstract Expressionism, Cubism, Impressionism & Abstract Landscape. Start your journey into Artistic Creation this 2018!

Learn about Colour Theory, Paint mixing & tools of the trade & some great techniques to create your own art pieces during these day sessions. I’ll see you there!

February 17th Abstract Expressionism

March 24th Impressionism

May 12th Cubism

June 23rd Abstract Landscape

Contact the D.@rt Centre now for details on how to book your place, with lunch & Materials included!

Art for Good – Fundraising through Art Exhibition for some worthy causes

JOIN local Artists tomorrow 28th Sept in Southampton’s old part of town for an Art Exhibition in aid of some worthy causes, Mental Health Charity ‘Solent Mind’, The Alzheimer’s Society & Macmillan Cancer Support, they are also holding a Macmillan Coffee Morning on Friday 29th at the venue.

Date: Thursday September 28th 2017

Time: 10am-6pm

Event: Art Exhibition in support of worthy causes

Venue: St Michaels Square, Stella Maris Rooms. Southampton, SO14 2AH

Admission is free to the event & there will be refreshments available, so come along for a chance to get a piece of work in aid of these great charities, their will be talks on the day from the Artists & representatives from some of the charities as well.

‘Emz Portraits & Crafts’ a registered Art business set up by Fine Artist & business woman Emma Morrissey BA, a published Author, Offering Products & Services B2B & B2C, from realism portraiture, book illustration/covers & paintings & prints for corporate use, she also delivers a range of workshops in Art skills & teachs about Business Enterprise & Self Employment. Get in touch for more details. Like on Facebook.


Date: Thursday September 28th 2017

Time: 10am-6pm

Event: Art Exhibition in support of worthy causes

Venue: St Michaels Square, Stella Maris Rooms. Southampton, SO14 2AH