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June 8th #day8 #30dayswild 'wavy hair grass'

It was election day in the UK today so I thought today’s #30dayswild theme should acknowledge this but I wasn’t sure how.I passed this sticker attached to a phonebox in Edinburgh which got me thinking how environmental issues did not appear in any of the main party manifestos (not that I’m aware of anyway,maybe I just switched off in the end!) I had a quick look at’Frack Off’ online and its an issue i will be looking into more closely as this type of fuel extraction is proposed for areas bang on my doorstep. 101 more words


A Non-Fifer's Guide to Dunfermline

In the last couple of years, I have started spending time on (cue dramatic music) The Other Side Of The Bridge. By this, I mean over the Forth, from Edinburgh to the Kingdom of Fife (no, I dunno why it’s called a “Kingdom” – what am I, … 1,469 more words


Artist at work

Catherine Lindow is here, at Maker, beginning her drawing of Inverkeithing. She will be here until Saturday so come in and say hello!

At Maker, 2a High Street, Inverkeithing – Lindow in the Window


June 7th #day7 #30dayswild 'waterlily'

The clouds cleared by this morning so after a trip to the library we headed for the magnificent Pittencrieff Park or The Glen as it’s known to the locals. 246 more words


Inverkeithing as Art

Starting this week! Catherine Lindow will be sitting in the window of Maker, 2a High Street, Inverkeithing, creating an art work of – Inverkeithing! Catherine’s joyful and detailed homages to place can be seen in her illustration of the new Dunfermline Carnegie Library and the Abbey (see below). 54 more words


Kingsbarns Distillery, Fife, Scotland.

I happened to be in Scotland over the Bank Holiday weekend & used the opportunity to visit a whisky distillery.

Kingsbarns Distillery is the dream of local lad Douglas Clement who was frequently asked during his golfing caddie days if there was a local whisky distillery to visit. 718 more words

Scottish Whisky

June 6th #day6 #30dayswild 'Rain'

Today was all about the rain. It was pretty much non stop from Monday evening through to Tuesday night. It was reported that a weeks worth of rain fell in a single day which would explain this new addition of a water feature on Princes St in Edinburgh! 212 more words