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The postcard still life series 4

In the first post about this series of small still life paintings featuring at least one postcard from a friend, I explained why and how I started this series. 230 more words


Whitby Abbey

I need a holiday, a proper long holiday. One where I can explore somewhere like Whitby on the North East Coast of England. I like quirky, interesting places. 47 more words

The Alnwick Garden, Northumberland

These gardens are just GORGEOUS. On a sunny day, grab a picnic and head there to enjoy the stunning surroundings. Even better, if you picked up a copy of Gardner’s World back in May you can get in on the 2 for 1 offer. 352 more words

Days Out



Place: Mousa, Shetland Islands
Date: 11 June 2018.

Place: Inner Farne, Farne Islands, Northumbria
Date: 29 June 2018.

The sound of the shag (borrowed from the… 34 more words


The Ups and Downs of Creativity Pt II

Whilst my last post demonstrated the upside of allowing the rules of creativity to guide your behaviour, this one certainly features some downs; quite literally. 644 more words

A Photogenic World