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Libby Smith
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Frida Kahlo - Making Her Self Up
Frida Kahlo - Making Her Self Up
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On the edge
It has been a little while since I last wrote a post but with the weather being soooooo hot - I don't enjoy this extreme heat at all and it doesn't exactly encourage me to sew.  Going to pottery has not only been a joy as I am loving everything about it but...
On the edge
On the edge
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In Focus
Below are two of the photographs I have been concentrating on that I am thinking would  accompany the long, grey, winter landscape I have been working on.  The photographs are of aspects of the barn that features in the landscape - focussing in on the barn ...
In Focus
In Focus
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From Grey to Clay
I have been doing some more work on my Shades of Grey winter landscape - which seems a bit out of season now the weather has changed but I am pleased how it is going.  Before the weather did change for the better I did have the opportunity to go back and ta...
From Grey to Clay
From Grey to Clay
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And now for something completely different
On Friday 27th April I had a brilliant day at a Michael Brennand-Wood workshop held at First Site in Colchester.  It is all thanks to my friend Pat as she was unable to make it on the day and she kindly asked if I'd like to take her place. The workshop was ...

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Shades of Grey
Over the last six months or so I have been working on new ideas for landscapes for the next EAST exhibition to be held in 2019.  I have continued to take photographs over the winter while out walking with my sister - we have only missed two weeks when the w...
Shades of Grey
Shades of Grey
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Boro ing a Book
Now the decorating is all over, for a few months anyway, I have been getting back to being creative and so far this week has been wonderful.  I have been dying fabrics for my new landscape pieces and I have also been doing some pottery.  Earlier this year I...
Boro ing a Book
Boro ing a Book
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Yellow and Grey
It's the last day of a busy February and as we have snow and I have been meaning to update my blog for sometime, today seems like a good opportunity.  With the threat of more snow to come it is difficult to know what to do so it's probably best just to sit ...
Yellow and Grey
Yellow and Grey
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Fresh Start
Just before Christmas I finally thought "I have to clear out my workroom and get the decorator in" - there comes a point when it just has to be done.  I have been very drastic clearing out stuff I would not have got round to using in a hundred years and oth...
Fresh Start
Fresh Start
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Etui - Present Making Christmas 2017
In the past couple of weeks I have been virtually housebound through having an awful cold and having the decorator in revamping my workroom.  We are nearly there now - cold on its tail end and the "stuff" all back in the workroom, new storage installed but ...
Etui - Present Making Christmas 2017
Etui - Present Making Christmas 2017
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