My Art | Netherland Dwarf Magazine

Dwarf Sketch and Dwarf Magazine Cover Netherland Dwarf | Tanka a Netherland dwarf a wild rabbit cross Polish represent species colours of much larger breeds giants now in the fancy          Netherland Dwarf | Poem A Netherland dwarf, a wild rabbit cross Polish, represent species. Represent species, colours of much larger breeds, giants now in…

My Art | Water Color | Purple Heron | Tanka | Poem

Purple Heron Purple Heron | Tanka now fly slowly north from sunnier climes to Dungeness twitchers forbidden herons breeding stay away if successful stay they might Purple Heron | Poem Now fly slowly north, from sunnier climes to Dungeness, twitchers forbidden. Twitchers forbidden, herons breeding,  stay away, if successful, stay they might DailyMail Online for article…

My Art | Water Color | Great Tit | Tanka

Great Tit Free | Tanka birds of the sky free flapping wings in total joy destinations far over oceans flying high landfall soon else freedom gone Free | Poem Birds of the sky, free, flapping wings in total joy, destinations far. Destinations far, over oceans, flying high, landfall soon, else freedom gone. RSPB for information…

My Art | Water Colours

European Crossbill European Wren Two for the price of one, and no, definitely not buy one get one free! ☺


In ink, a new media, and it worked for me, albeit at the  time, was expensive too. Sold all the work using ink, this being the first and severely  crop here as the cardinals tail never did get finished.

My Art | Red Admiral Water Colour

Red Admiral with Bee on Michaelmas Daisy Dear UK, It is not too late to help protect our butterflies! The results from this year’s Big Butterfly Count are alarming, but with your help we can make sure the worrying declines of our most iconic butterflies are stopped, before its to late Familiar species such as the Gatekeeper, Comma…

Thanksgiving (United States)

The First Thanksgiving at Plymouth, oil on canvas by Jennie Augusta Brownscombe (1914) I cant even begin to imagine what it was like for you all, but I hope you all enjoyed your day. Mick Talbot Featured image:  By George Henry Durrie – This image is available from the United States Library of Congress‘s Prints…

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WATER SHREW Haven’t seen one since the late 50’s, and that was down in the wonderful county of Wiltshire, where I spent my mid to late teenage years.

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 Black Redstart ♀ Feature image: By Stefan-Xp – Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, Link

My Art | Sword-billed – Hummingbirds

Sword-billed – Hummingbirds Link to featured image: By Ernst Haeckel – Kunstformen der Natur (1904), plate 99: Trochilidae (see here, here and here), Public Domain, Link  Link to featured image, individual ID’s


Did a bit of wood carving in my time, all sold bar one, which was a beating stick I had carved a few bugs on, unfortunately it was stolen. Did a fair bit of wood turning too, bowls, lamp stands, and toadstools, all sold, bar a some toadstools, which had split. The image’s show them…

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Light Greens

My Art  – Painted lady with Light Green Leaves Click on image for a larger view. Camera details: Sony DSC-W350 Aperture ƒ/2.7 Focal length 4.7 mm Speed 1/30 second ISO 320 Flash (off, did not fire) Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Light Greens