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Milo takes over…

The neighbour’s cat, Milo, has adopted us. He had been visiting our garden for a long time – when we had our own cat, firstly to annoy her and then to eat the food that she wasn’t eating that I … Continue reading

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Resting…

Husband back in hospital… quick pencil sketch… probably all I’ll be able to do for a while.

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Nuts!

A la Shari Blaukopf…. and I had bought some from the roadside near home. How come the squirrels hadn’t got to all theirs? My neighbour’s walnut tree gets stripped just as I am thinking that we should go and collect them. … Continue reading

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Constant cat…

My neighbour’s cat Milo is a constant in our lives. He hears me fill the kettle in the morning and comes to the back door meowing… when I was coming home from the hospital last week at 8 or 9pm he … Continue reading

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Gifted pears….and poached apples

My friend has a prolific pear tree. It seems that every year it has more and more pears. Her two labradors love eating the pears – off the ground, off the tree, from the table… It does seem a shame … Continue reading

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Grisaille… and splatter

Started on this… like the photo but not sure that it will be the right one for one of Leslie and Carol’s splatter paintings… we shall see.

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Plus de pêches…

Redolent of summer – had to paint before I ate them all!   It was this previous painting of peaches that convinced me that I could do this painting lark.  

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