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Inspired by: Alphonse Mucha

Welcome to first in a series of Inspired By: posts in which I will share with you artwork I have created  inspired by well known artists, designers, and photographers of the past. 872 more words

Image Retouching

Paeonies - Part 2

Since writing the previous post, the first of the paeony flowers have gone through a process of opening fully and fading through different colours. This post shows how they look compared to when they first opened which you can see in… 582 more words


Game of Thrones Day

It’s the morning after the last show and everyone is going their separate ways and returning to their separate lives. There has been a genuine camaraderie established between us all and although it is always disorienting to finish a tour I make my farewells with a true sense of sadness. 250 more words


L'échappée belle (2015)

Rares sont les films à mettre en scène un schéma de relation femme/garçon, quelle qu’en soit la nature. Les raisons sont multiples mais la principale réside sans doute dans le fait qu’une femme à l’écran apparaît nécessairement comme un objet de désir et que la placer face à un garçon non pubère équivaudrait à jeter ce potentiel de séduction à la poubelle… Heureusement, quelques cinéastes malins ont bien compris toute l’ambiguité et la richesse de la relation unissant une femme et un garçon et ont su jeter sur celle-ci un éclairage singulier et personnel. 1,155 more words


Paeonies Part 1

Paeony season is upon us, this nicest time of year when huge buds begin to open and offer magnificent ever-changing blooms. Like roses, paeonies have the ability to fit into a cottage garden seamlessly despite their startlingly large and showy blooms. 573 more words


Photo Friday - 12 June, 2015

This week we celebrate the last of my white peony… ‘Festiva Maxima’

… and rejoice as ‘Sarah Bernhardt’ joins the fun!

The Baptisia is still hanging around… is there any doubt it’s in the pea family? 46 more words