Our Awful Friends | Nutsrok

Another wonderful story to caper through by a nutty rock – diamond, I believe.

‘Mother was a cruel beast of a woman who rarely allowed us out of our own yard.  I felt so deprived when free-range children passed our house in pursuit of adventure.  Sometimes we were able to temp…’

Source: Our Awful Friends | Nutsrok

The Woodpile

Here’s a painting I experimented with a bit, both in format and with paper stock. Last week I was driving towards Hudson on the road that runs along the lake. It was such a brutally cold day — made worse by the frigid squalls blowing across the field — that I couldn’t have painted in my car. […]

via Woodpile — The Sketchbook

Vistit to Coal Loader 30th August 2016

P&O-Cruise-19-22-Aug.

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Here are a selection of photos Andrew and I took on our recent P&O cruise up and down the NSW Coast. We sailed on the Pacific Pearl. I contracted the novo virus and was confined to our stateroom for most of the cruise. Most photod were taken on the first two days and very few on Sunday morning. Many from the window as we looked out on the world. TV was good and room service fair.

Botanic Gardens 10th August