Scene And Imagined

CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE. THOSE IN THE GROUP ACCESS GALLERIES THAT CAN BE VIEWED FULL SIZE. Yesterday afternoon we drove to Elizabeth’s at West End to collect her and go together to The First Gallery at Bitterne to visit the exhibition of woodcuts by Jutta Manser and paintings by Kevin Dean, in conjunction with MargeryContinue reading “Scene And Imagined”

Xmas Show

  CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE. THE PAIR GIVE ACCESS TO A GALLERY THAT CAN BE VIEWED FULL SIZE. This morning I made some prints for Christmas presents, before visiting Margery and Paul at: This ever popular exhibition did not disappoint in its array of art works in different media, reasonably enough priced to makeContinue reading “Xmas Show”

What We Didn’t Do

CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE. REPEAT IF REQUIRED. Today Jackie and I both suffered a bit of a relapse on the cold front, so we just spent a day indoors. We had been intending to go to Wroughton where Paul, Danni, and Thea were running a 10K race in aid of Prospect Hospice in memoryContinue reading “What We Didn’t Do”

The First

On 29th October I responded to a letter from BT inviting a telephone call because they thought they could offer a cheaper broadband package. I was offered BT Infinity at a lower cost than the current one. This would be faster. We would require a new home hub. There would be some interruption for threeContinue reading “The First”

Waiting In The Wings

This morning Margery and Paul came to visit, see the house and garden, and bring me a picture I had purchased from them on 28th June. Our friends were duly impressed with the house and garden. Margery, who has read all about our labours on this blog, thought everything was even more beautiful than sheContinue reading “Waiting In The Wings”


In my post dedicated to him, I say that Alex Schneideman made me a present of one of his portraits of me.  This is number 21 in the ‘through the ages series’, taken on 17th March 2009.  It seems appropriate to feature it at this time, because behind me in the flat in Sutherland place, are someContinue reading “Showstopper”