Salford 18th September Poem borrowed from my page at Allpoetry.com A tale a bit crafty, a bit religious, but all by me Artwork created at Craft Sessions at Brain & Spinal Injury Charity in Salford. As the Sun comes up, its light shines through the panels of coloured glass angling the now coloured … Continue reading Stained Glass Window
Salford 3rd September 2017 Priceless its interesting the way things are valued I've returned to this pic i took at the local art gallery, currently displaying some pieces from the Pilkington factory, once of Salford, now St. Helens. Of course , every item has its price tag. There is a replacement value for Insurance purposes....initial … Continue reading Priceless
Homage Salford , 30th August 2017 Sat by the great stretch of Ontario, Aware of the place i was in Lowry's backyard, I Found myself a bench facing Out onto this great stretch of Royal waterway, in sight of Rileys Flat and began to Draw a scene in simple pencil - one the great man … Continue reading Emulating the greats
In response to Cees Fun Foto Challenge A Blue was used called Cerulean to create the watercolor on this post, it was added neat to create the sky and then watered down to create a light blue for the sea. Berry Red was applied in this picture of two jam tarts. I like the way it … Continue reading Colours with the letter B
Construct It begins simply enough, a simple bucket of bricks stacked up from top to bottom till at last - they topple oh what fun! The next thing you know you're building a wall with stuff from the sea and occasionally it falls oh what fun
Brain and Spinal Injury Centre, Salford 28th July 2017 Today at basic we've been carrying on creating action shots from scenes from magazines and books, using props such as toy figures and cars. The resulting shots taken produced some rather abstract results, "The Wave" was created from the picture of a horse - i like … Continue reading Close ups and Action Effects
Wall to Wall Salford, 10th July 2017 theres one side of my bedroom that has become my own private gallery. mickey mouse meets mountainous hills one wall, contains a print of a local salford artist, joe Coffey...the connection tween the artist and myself ? We went to school together. I went to one of his … Continue reading what’s on the wall ?