August 27th – Happy Birthday Alfie

Alfie turned 2 today, and he was rather taken with his portrait given to his Mum for her birthday. As mentioned in previous posts, he is a real character and constantly makes us laugh with his antics, and constant jabbering, although his best days start with a walk, followed by food, washed down with coffee,Continue reading “August 27th – Happy Birthday Alfie”

August 19th – Artwork

We decided to change a picture in the lounge with a nice Steven Brown canvas of Effilumps It’s probably not everyone’s taste but we like it. That’s the thing with art, it is subjective. No rights or wrongs. Many aspects of our lives are subjective, and I think it’s interesting to hear other people’s opinionContinue reading “August 19th – Artwork”

July 19th – Not another animal!!

The wife went out this morning and came back this afternoon with an elephant!…. OK – she went on a felting course, something she has wanted to do for a while, and her first creation was very impressive. I wonder if she could use that technique on my head so I can get some hairContinue reading “July 19th – Not another animal!!”

May 17th – Upcycling

I have always hated waste, and throwing things away to rot in landfill. I’d rather give things away free of charge rather than dump them. Today’s picture is the start of an upcycling project being embarked on by my wife. An old glass table has been rubbed down, painted and a mosaic design has started.Continue reading “May 17th – Upcycling”

April 12th – Camera v Phone

The 2 images in today’s post were taken last night in the pub’s garden. Our lovely neighbours set out some lights to see what could be created as the sun went down (whilst being cautious about social distancing rules) One image was taken by my camera which captured what we see and then took someContinue reading “April 12th – Camera v Phone”