A VISIT TO THE CHARENTE…..

We have just got back from a short visit with friends …. we spent  some of the time out drawing and painting and this is the first little sketch – unfinished at present – of a vineyard we passed in Cognac country.  We were able to stop and...

MY DARLING MOL…. in 1987….

This is a person who means very much to me, …..  we were introduced to each other many years ago,  through the good offices of one of my cats, Kitty who would go missing in the summer when she found a favourite place in Mollie’s greenhouse lying...

WINTER TREES can be lovely

Winter Trees 24 x 36″  oil/canvas I suppose that now we are in March it isn’t technically winter ….   and the swelling buds and catkins are adding colour ….  These are the same group of trees that I painted earlier in the snow....