Do you love snow? Or hate it with a passion bordering on rage? Does a hit of the white stuff bring out your inner child or Demon! Maybe snow’s causing you chaos? We Brits still aren’t prepared for any significant level of snowfall. Much to … Continue readingPhotography, Snow and the Creative Muse!
Have you ever wanted to sketch but couldn’t? On one such day, I woke to sunshine and planned to paint. The children were off which cramped my style somewhat. They do like to be entertained. Solution? Take them for a picnic! Happy children, happy parent … Continue readingWhat do you do when you want to sketch but can’t?
Towering Shard As we begin 2017, I wanted to share some of the photographs I’ve taken that haven’t made it into paintings, yet. They may do at some point, who knows, you’ll have to wait and see. So I’m introducing a “Photo of the month”. … Continue readingPicture of the month – Towering Shard
The sky yields some amazing sites… Not all of them natural. My passion being Hot Air Balloons. This lovely image from Pile of Photos. reminds me of the childish excitement I feel when I spot one. Mine photos never quite wow like this. My best … Continue readingExpect the Unexpected – Sculptural Sky Delights
I love buildings. Old building are fun and connect us to our past. But new buildings have an infinite capacity to surprise! Driving to Rochdale from Manchester I saw this… On a familiar route traveled daily in my childhood. But unvisited for 10+ years. Expecting … Continue readingIs it a boat, is it a plane? No it’s a…Station?
I’m loving about my residency at Fringe MK! And especially the funky artwork scattered around the place! There are some quirky and amazing pieces. But, I think this is my favourite! Yes, it IS a old car with long, rusty, metal, spikes stuck in it! … Continue readingExpect the Unexpected – The Hedgehog’s revenge.