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Sitting by the pool…

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Crazy Crazy world

Sometimes we all wish we could stop the world and get off….I think we are approaching one of those times.  An abortive coup in Turkey which exposed the security of one of the largest stockpiles of nuclear weapons in the … Continue reading

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Please bring me my wine

Sometimes you beat the bear and sometimes the bear beats you…that just about seems to have summed up my life this week.  The one thing that it has brought into much clearer perspective some thoughts I have had for sometime … Continue reading

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What to do when you have a cold…

So my BT problems are sort of sorted out …so what next?  Well I have caught a cold from a good friend – although he claims it wasn’t him and in truth he is probably right…however why should I left … Continue reading

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Introducing the Saul Family

Tomas Saul Sally Saul Susannah Saul Caroline Saul I haven’t the first clue who the Saul family are nor what they do.  I have no idea where this will go but these drawings seemed to make sense as a family.  Let’s … Continue reading

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Oh Behave

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It’s raining men, Hallelujah

Over the past week I have visited The Hepworth and the Ashmolean Museum which are  two of the finest, in their own way, art institutions in the country.  Whilst there I found myself sketching classical male characters.

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Watching Rembrandt

  Whilst watching the excellent second Exhibition on Screen documentary about Rembrandt I found myself making a few ink sketches.  I know this is crazy but I deliberately avoided the exhibition myself as these mega shows tend to be  a … Continue reading

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Far beyond the dead horizon

AS I was sketching in the excellent Elisabeth Frink exhibition at the Lakeside Art Centre this morning a thought struck me – just how autobiographical is art?   The reason why I ask this question is that up until today … Continue reading

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My oh my you sure know…

Only a month to go and it will all be over for another year…only one month that is all and we will start the long ascent out of darkness.  Of course for the other half of the globe the opposite … Continue reading

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