Author Archives: Guthlac

About Guthlac

An artist, historian and middle aged man who'se aim in life is to try and enjoy as much of it as he can

Mostly Damp Coventry….

I really can’t wait until the 21st December…it was a horrible, damp dark day in Coventry…still the exhibitions were worth the dampness.

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Remastered….

Many of the hits of my youth are now repackaged as digitally remastered.   This is supposed to improve the sound quality for a digital world.   Over the past few days I have been revisiting my back up system (boring I … Continue reading

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Making hay….

We are now back to indeterminant grey again – the clouds break for a shot while and a bright blue yonder appears only to be quickly enveloped once more by the grey of winter.   Because of this it is nice … Continue reading

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All the lonely…

Thought I would exercise some different muscles today (I am attending a LIfe Drawing class on Saturday so a bit of practice wouldn’t go a miss.) .  It is also nice to use real materials instead of just Apple Pencil … Continue reading

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Be Careful What You Wish For….

What Tory leader wouldn’t want an opponent like Jeremy Corbyn (Theresa May?) .  He is an avowed left wing MP who is at the very least very lukewarm about NATO and all it stands for.   Corbyn makes no bones about … Continue reading

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It’s starting to look a lot like Christmas….

  23 days to go and the weather seems to be taking a turn for the cold…it certainly felt a bit nippy this morning.   With one great day approaching a more modern day has just passed – Black Friday.   Here … Continue reading

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Winter is here….

So that was that…Autumn has gone and winter is here.  If the last day of Autumn started with frosts and mists it ended with muddy fields and low low sunsets.   Only 21 days to go before the days start to … Continue reading

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