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Talking not Doing

Month: July, 2015


I’ve long been tempted by this box of bricks.  


 And this weekend I finally succumbed when I discovered how much it was on a certain internet site. Read the rest of this entry »


Griffith Cracks

I have finally managed to pick up a book I ordered way back when I wrote this post. Not only that I’ve read most of it even though it’s full of words like diffusion-limited aggregation, dense-branching morphology and self similarity.

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Choices – I’m trying to find some suitable pebbles for the long piece I started last week



I may add more and I’ll keep you updated about the state of the long picture.


The other day we went to see the Eric Ravilious at the Dulwich Picture Gallery.

I wanted to write something substantial for this but words fail me. Here’s a review from the guardian.

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(Sticks and) Stones

I’ve been busy this last fortnight making some pictures.

four seasons

four seasons





 Golden Ratio

over winter I worked my long thin canvases. I finished one, but not the other. I’m going back to it now, after finding the ice-cream cobble on Llandudno beach. 

I did some sketches thinking about proportion  And then taped suitably sized papers into position. 

 You can play around with levels with the camera, but not go too mad – thought the blue background is not original.

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