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- Artique, Tetbury. A small piece of India in the Cotswold Hills.
- Bears: 30 years of painting them.
- Book List.
- Books in their natural habitat.
- Day of the Desk.
- Dragons in Torquay Museum
- Exhibitions and Festivals etc.
- Fishing in a river a thousand miles away.
- How the Whale Became by Ted Hughes
- My paintings in their natural habitat
- Song of the Golden Hare
- The Brides of Rollrock Island by Margo Lanagan.
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Just about possible to stand up down the beach, though earlier would have been impossible. Skin feels tight from salt wind. The sea was moving in so many directions as wind and tide crash. I have never ever before seen … Continue reading
A morning of admin and packing for posting tangled my brain. So, when all posting was done, I took sandwich and water and went to clear head before painting bears. Lunch on the beach. Warm sun, blue sky, sheltered from … Continue reading
New boots, new idea. Come for a walk to the wild windy sea, where tiny birds play over the wind and the waves. Where the islands are green in a silver sea. Where the wind blows the old dog’s … Continue reading
Endpapers are a luxury for me. Usually no words, and they extend a book right out to the very edges, giving more value for money. Some artists and publishers ignore them. I love to play with them. So, for the … Continue reading
My postman always leaves my post in the van outside my house, to save the walk down the muddy path to the house ( more of a wade than a walk at the moment). So, the other day when I … Continue reading
Sat 8th February is International Library Day. I am too busy trying to finish a book and am not allowed out of my studio, other than to walk dogs, until World Book Day in March (6th and I will be … Continue reading
It rains, until the earth runs with water, paths become streams, roads turn into rivers, rivers to lakes. People say the Inuit have fifty words for snow. It’s not true. I tried to find fifty words for rain. Gentle Soft … Continue reading
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The conversation began when I visited Cornwall and stayed with Jane in Mousehole. Or maybe it began when Jo Fletcher sent Jane a christmas card some years ago. I wanted to know things about editing, wanted to understand more about … Continue reading