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79 Days

Visiting the excellent The Wonderful World of the Ladybird Book Artists at the Leicester Museum and Art gallery for a second time doesn’t diminish the experience.    For anyone over 50 in Britain it was like revisiting your childhood.   All … Continue reading

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Project LV One – Day 258 Remembering Angela

January is a really awful month, that is if you live in the northern hemisphere.  After all the festivities of Christmas and new year you are left with a flat and grey expanse.  In the past we also had snow … Continue reading

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Project LV One – Day 212 – The world is full of photographic images

Many years ago I tried to impress a young woman by saying that the skill of a photographer was that he or she should be able to make an interesting photographic image out of any view he or she was … Continue reading

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Project LV One – Day 178 – Urban Sketcher

For a while now I’ve been following the work of Urban Sketchers on Pinterest.  The whole idea of making art on the hoof appealed to me (also the outstanding skill levels demonstrated was exceptional).  I have tried to do this … Continue reading

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Walk around the city – Part 1

It has been a really enjoyable day today. Saw a great movie, Trance, and mooched around making some images – for me that is just about perfect. The reason why this album is part one is because I have new … Continue reading

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Anatomically incorrect dinosaur

Doing a bit if sketching in the local museum … Simon Marchini http://www.simonmarchini.co.uk

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