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Jermyn St Cafe at Waterstones Piccadilly : Rustic and Cheap

If there’s one thing you can be certain about London it’s that there will never be a shortage of cafés. Often times there are just too many and we don’t know where to go. 491 more words


Sting and the Artist

“He’s such a good friend, he made me sing ‘Englishman in New York’ live on Late Night With David Letterman,” chuckled artist Stephen Hannock, riffing on his friendship with musician Sting at the Hearst Tower last week. 347 more words

Book of the Week at The Haiku Foundation

This morning I read Book of the Week: The Cottage of Wild Plum, by Robert Spiess, at The Haiku Foundation.  I read this book many years ago, and rereading is always interesting. 26 more words


Painting Irises in Watercolor

I just finished this painting from the book, Vibrant Flowers in Watercolour (Ready to Paint) Paperback – 7 Jan 2011 by Fiona Peart.  I used the same colors, but stronger: Winsor Blue, Cadmium Yellow, Naples Yellow, Cobalt Blue and Permanent Rose. 79 more words


A time of progression.

They say you aren’t the same person you were a year ago. I don’t believe I’m the same that I was a year ago.

Because I’ve grown. 356 more words


More Artwork Ideas for Clairmonte's Classics Logo..


And please remember you can see my artwork courtesy of

Colleen’s Facebook Art Page


Colleen’s art and poetry

where you can see previous commissions and other art work..Artwork will be on sale once we find the perfect shop location! 7 more words


Color and Pattern book

I came across this book – Color + Pattern, by American designer Khristian A. Howell, while visiting the National Portrait Gallery here in London recently. Khristian is passionate about all things colour and pattern and that is evident throughout the book. 100 more words