Category Archives: Who we are

Family/Emigrants/Immigrants

So long since I posted – top photo, my Father’s family, Emigrants from Russia to America – my Mother, went to America from England, my Father and me on his passport from America to England. The Holocaust Memorial planned for … Continue reading

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Immigrants

Worrying to go through necessary bureaucracy even if you have Mum’s comforting hand on you. Passport photo taken by Dad’s friend Jay Dudley, New Jersey 1949

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Windows

A view out of a window into ‘outside’ is a classic artist’s story. I didn’t know this when I looked out of my bedroom window in the Lake District aged 17 and this was the result. Perhaps this is one … Continue reading

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Still Lifes

Countdown has started! I was really pleased to be asked to take part – I’ll have 8 paintings on show. Do come along – this is one of the paintings, another one tomorrow. Spring Flowers

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Christmas Eve

Hurrah!!! Christmas tree time again – some of my tree decorations are now quite old and I feel they do like an airing at Christmas – Madonna & Child,assorted fruit, birds,a tiny house,a clown,a slightly grumpy sun and the tree … Continue reading

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Wednesday 23 December

Tate Modern this evening – I liked the plain tower rising out of the rather random non designer Christmas lights.And while you are there – don’t miss out visiting the Bankside Gallery where you will find the Mini Picture Show … Continue reading

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Nancy and Bill

Here are Nancy & Bill on one of their annual skiing holidays to Lenzerheide in the late 40’s/50’s. The dogs are General (Pekinese) and Skippy (Jack Russell) who had puppies with smooth coats, one brown & white and one brown, … Continue reading

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