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Bristol Botanic Garden Easter Exhibition

The annual sculpture festival will be taking place at the Botanic Garden on Stoke Park Road, BS9 1JG over the Easter weekend. The festival opens on Good Frday, 7th April and will be open until Easter Monday, 10am to 5pm each day. It’s a lovely place just to wander around, sit and enjoy a coffee …

A Challenge!

I have been asked to make a mosaic based on Van Gogh’s Lilies. I don’t think I’ve spent so much time looking carefully at a picture, or done such detailed work.

Festival “Jean de la Valette”

I’m in my usual exhibition space for the Art Festival at Parisot – waiting for the crowds to arrive! This year there are 27 artists displaying their works in various places around the village. It’s a lovely atmosphere, being part of this village event.

June 2018

It’s the end of June and I’m beginning to think about my exhibition at the Festival D’Art “Jean de Valette” in Parisot on the weekend of 20th – 22nd July. (Find it on Facebook for more information) I’ve finished two of my pigonniers. You can see them among my pictures. As you can see, the …

Latest – May 2018

One of the features of the area of south-west France where we spend the summers is the dovecotes. Built free-standing or at the end of a house or barn, but usually on a high ground and visible from distance, the dovecotes were a status symbol during the Middle Ages and early modern times . Before …