Tag Archives: Derbyshire

A Visitor Comment

At the Wirksworth show, a woman turned and looked through the crowd that had kindly squeezed into my exhibition space. She looked at, came over. Explaining the double-take, she explained – and recreated the double-take for me – she had … Continue reading

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Frames as Houses

As part of my upcoming exhibition at an Arts Festival here in Derbyshire, I’m going to be showcasing a new series of INKY CONDITIONS prints entitled A House Lives In Me. This is a kind of illustrational call-and-response piece with … Continue reading

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These Little Houses

… happened in June.

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How Did I Get Here?

Exhibition, of a sort, coming up. I was thinking how the last time I showed work – like a show with its own poster and a degree of outlay – was, uh, way back in 1990. Imagine that. You weren’t … Continue reading

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Pie Season: Extra Helpings

Family gathering up North, and I put my hand up to do mains. Four pies on their way real soon; and here’s just a little sneak preview of the cargo. For the record, there was such great pleasure in co-ordinating the … Continue reading

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Septembering

Because there was a new cat in the lane – I’ll say it again – because there was a new cat in the lane it meant our visiting cat needed a little, well, help in crossing the triangle to come … Continue reading

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Photographs: Mist, Morning

I drove up to the fields this morning, around by the old hall and up to the higher farms. The sun made it, just, through the fog and through the trees, at 8:45 precisely. I pulled the car over in … Continue reading

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