Friday, June 30, 2006

Barn Door

Barn Door
15cm x 10.5cm. 6in x 4in.
Watercolour

“ An open barn door on a hot day, inside is all cool, dark and musty.”

Thursday, June 29, 2006

Red Door


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Red Door
15cm x 10.5cm. 6in x 4in.
Watercolour

“An old house in Penquesten, here lives an old man and every day he waters his hydrangea with the washing up water”

Wednesday, June 28, 2006

Citron Tart, Blue Plate & Patchwork


Citron Tart, Blue Plate & Patchwork

15cm x 10.5cm. 6in x 4in.
Watercolour

“In need of a little T.L.C. today, a tarte citron does the trick.”

Tuesday, June 27, 2006

Cows


Cows,
Miniature.
Watercolour on Ivorine (a man made plastic replacing ivory which is the traditional ground for miniatures)
6cm x 8cm or 2 1/4in x 3in.

“ Early morning walk with the dog, the cows are very curious and come over to say hello.”

Monday, June 26, 2006

Cherries With a Chinese Box


Cherries With a Chinese Box
15cm x 10.5cm. 6in x 4in.
Watercolour

“A line of cherries on a purple cloth next to a Chinese fabric covered box, my favourite colours all together.”

Sunday, June 25, 2006

Poppies in The Graden

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Poppies in The Garden
15cm x 10.5cm. 6in x 4in.
Watercolour

“ The garden is filled with poppies, splashes of scarlet against the old wall”

Saturday, June 24, 2006

Market

Available at Gear Farm Organic Cafe
Market,
Miniature.
Watercolour on Ivorine (a man made plastic replacing ivory which is the traditional ground for miniatures)
7cm x 6.5cm or 2 3/4in x 2 1/2in.

“ I love the markets here, the colours and people, today we brought some artichokes.”

Friday, June 23, 2006

Cherries


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Cherries on a Cut-work Cloth
23cm x 17cm. 9in x 7in.
Watercolour


“ we went to the market and brought sweet cherries, in a brown paper bag, from the organic fruit stall.”

Thursday, June 22, 2006

Pigs


Pigs,
Miniature.
Watercolor on Ivorine
7.5cm x 6.5cm or 3in x 2 1/2in.

“ a friend of mine “grows” pigs, they run about in the woods eating acorns. I love pigs, here are a bunch of young ones in their pen”

Wednesday, June 21, 2006

Espresso

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Espresso
Watercolour


“ Wednesday morning, espresso and dark chocolate.”

Tuesday, June 20, 2006

Early Morning

Early Morning
Watercolour


“ early morning under a grey sky, the air is still and I am hoping for some rain”

Monday, June 19, 2006

Washing Line



Washing Line

watercolour on ivorine

7.5cm x 6.5cm or 3in x 2 1/2 in

"the rain stopped so I hung the washing beneath the trees to dry"

French Breakfast



French Breakfast

watercolour

" Raining this morning so brought croissants from the village and ate them with Myrtle jam"

Sunday, June 18, 2006

Field with Bales

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Field with Bales
8cm x 5.5cm or 3"x 2"
watercolour on ivorine
"hot afternoon, walking across the cropped field, blue sky's above written with vapor trails"

Garden Peas

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Garden Peas
watercolour
"Sunday morning, picked the first peas of the year"

Saturday, June 17, 2006

Rocks and Seaweed


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Rocks and Seaweed
watercolour
"down to the beach for a pic-nick lunch, the beach is deserted and the tide is out leaving bands of clean sand below the high tide line."

Friday, June 16, 2006

A Little Lane

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A Little Lane, Dark Trees Beyond.
15cm x 10cm. 6in x 4in.
Watercolour


“ Walking down this little lane, the poppies are bright flashes of scarlet against the dark trees, the only sounds are crickets and a skylark.”


Thursday, June 15, 2006

Poppy


SOLD
A Poppy in a Small Blue Glass Bottle
watercolour.
Bright sun and a light breeze makes the poppies shout out in the garden, so early this morning I picked one and tried to catch the crumpled brilliance of it's petals.

Wednesday, June 14, 2006

storm coming

SOLD
Late afternoon, a storm coming
mixed media

Ok, so there are two today. Just got back from a walk with the dog, its the end of a hot, still day and the sky is lead, I hope it will rain.


Windows in Auray.
watercolour