Monthly Archives: August 2013

31.08.13. Art exhibition day fourteen and all is safely gathered in……….

Art exhibition day fourteen   This is the largest painting I have ever painted – it took me four years! Its about 2m x 1m. I did other paintings in-between, but this oil took so long to dry that I … Continue reading

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30.08.13. Art exhibition day thirteen and a little tasteful cross-dressing

Art exhibition day thirteen……………   Before taking my dogs for a walk yesterday morning, my husband appeared at my studio door, arms akimbo  ” I’ve found this funny pair of trousers” says he, “I’ve never seen them before in my … Continue reading

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29.08.13 Art exhibition day twelve and another fruitful tree

Art exhibition day twelve ………….   This is once again written before my walk, I’m waiting for the boys……….sons and grandsons to join me. I usually like to write when I return from the farm as there is always something … Continue reading

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28.08.13 Art exhibition day eleven and an inspirational trailer

Art exhibition day eleven I found this an amazing sight, the vines had been sprayed with a bright blue (probably toxic!) chemical. The whole valley was this wonderful shade of jade/turquoise. It’s foggy this morning and I am delaying my walk, … Continue reading

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27.08.13. Art exhibition day ten and a smart meadow

Art exhibition day ten And it’s France again………………………..   There is a quite a nip in the air this morning and a very heavy dew, young pheasants and partridges seem to be everywhere………..they are totally oblivious to the fact that … Continue reading

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24.08.13. Art exhibition day nine and a very fruitful tree

Art day nine Today it is raining (hard) and France seems like a very good idea – I wonder if my daughter needs a baby-sitter, hmm…………………………………………… Here’s another tree……………….this time with a special, but much shorter, history………………. Just two years … Continue reading

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Art exhibition day eight, a foreign invader and home sweet home

Art exhibition day eight……………………….   Painted on a dazzling day in early summer, my painting makes the barn look in far better repair than it is! Many years ago my husband did battle (and thought he’d won) with this noxious weed … Continue reading

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22.08.13. Art day seven and a hint of autumn

Art day seven,   Am I the only person in the world that can make an automatic focusing camera shoot out of focus? I blame the camera of course…………. What happened to washing machines that were programed to hot/warm/cool washes … Continue reading

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21.08.13. Art Exhibition Day Six and Bad Photographs of a Good Library!

Art exhibition day six………………………… And here again we have the same scene, this time painted on different days…………….   My pattern library is finished, that is to say finished for now as I constantly add more squares, more ideas……………….   … Continue reading

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20.08.13. Art Exibition Day Five, an Early Morning Walk and Murder on the Horizon

Art exhibition day five…………….. It’s a glorious day, so I thought you might like to come along on my walk…………… First we go to the top of the farm…….. and the corn is as high as an elephants eye………. this … Continue reading

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