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I’m on a ride

I’ve had enough of the whole depression of the world at the moment…so I think a bit of colour for a while..

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Visiting Ms Grey

It is a while since I’ve made a charcoal and pastel drawing and I have to say it was rather good fun…perhaps I’ll make another.

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This feels just a bit weird

This feels just a bit weird – almost a week without posting anything and I finally got around to posting a few images.    

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Project LV One – Day 358 or 365 – An Ending

Serendipity is one of my favourite words.  I am not it works as a scientific concept but that doesn’t really matter.  Today is the last day of Project LV One – boy what a year that has been!   I … Continue reading

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Project LV One – Day 314 – Mona Lisa

Has anyone in the last 100 years or so actually spent time with the Mona Lisa in the Louvre?   I have never visited the museum so I can’t say what it is like for real but for what people … Continue reading

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Project LV One – Day 292 – Yes I’m back

So normal service is now resumed.  After sunning myself in Florida I am back to to grey but not particularly cold Britain. The more astute of you might notice that I am missing 17 days of images from my year … Continue reading

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Project LV One – Day 269 – Just Occationally

Every now and then the stars align and I mange to produce something I feel really pleased with – today was one of those days.  To make things even more unlikely I made this piece in my art class.  Strange … Continue reading

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Project LV One – 172 – Still Life

I hate still life.  There I’ve said it but I’m afraid it is true.  I find making a still life drawing very hard and in the end soul destroying.  I’m not a huge fan of still life paintings either – … Continue reading

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Project LV One – Day 101 – Tonal Range and a Frog

Life is a whole series of unintended consequences or is that just me?   Continuing my Stephen Fry theme I decided to try once more make a pastel drawing of Mr Fry only it turned out to be a Conté sanguine … Continue reading

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Project LV One – Day 99 – An attack of the hubris

“…sometimes you get the bear and sometimes the bear gets you…” Will Riker – Star Ship Enterprise   Yesterday, oh I believe in yesterday…as the song goes.   Well after a couple of really good days I hit the buffers … Continue reading

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