… Tour de Yorkshire … a Cycling Extravaganza …

… my painting of this years TdY, with all my favourite bits … an extravaganza of a painting, 2 and a half months in the making !…

…on display at Sharrow Vale Farmers Market, sunday 16th July, and with Souvenir Posters available. To celebrate the HSBC UK City Ride, a stones throw away, on Ecclesall Road, the A3, digital print,Limited Edition posters are a special celebratory price of just £10 each … Posters also available at The Framery, Sharrow Vale Rd, from now…

TdY Small 2… lots of my original watercolour paintings, prints, postcards, and new greeting cards also available too … hope to see you there !       #TDY

 

 

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… New ! …Dr.Blots’ Guide to Life …..

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… Le Chat … Orange …….

… meets … more Orange … and some Black …..ChatOrangeFBk

… painting on show at Nether Edge Farmers Market, sunday 18th June (see Upcoming Events for details) … hoping it will raise funds for homeless street cats in Montenegro …

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… The Orangery … at Chatsworth …

… a Plein Air study … not entirely happy with it because the paper was a bit of a scrag end and too absorbent …

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… but if nothing else, it was good practice, painting on-site and tackling a huge subject …

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…Summer Sunflowers…at The Rising Sun…

…  amazing sunflowers every summer …

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…at The Rising Sun, Abbey Lane, Sheffield …

… Holbein watercolours on Daler-Rowney Aquafine … this original painting will be on display at Nether Edge Farmers Market, Sunday 19th March …

… and Thankyou to Pubs in Sheffield for allowing me to use their super photos …

 

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… Chat Noir …and a Tail of Two … Hendersons ….

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… I’m very happy to announce that my “Chat Noir meets Henderson’s Relish” watercolour is now being used to raise funds for TWO cat rescue organisations … originally designed to help Cats Mne (Montenegro)… and now, from last week it will also help 8 Lives Cat Rescue, here in Sheffield … read the full story : here

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… the Result …and Merry Christmas …

… my auction of “Hound with Orange Eyes” raised £125, to be shared between Sheffield Retired Greyhound Fund and Cats Mne(Montenegro) ….. Thankyou to the bidders and everyone who supported this event … including Caffe Nero, Ecclesall Road, Sheffield (who are dog-friendly), and hosted the handover to the Winning Bidder – Demi Brae, retired greyhound ….. seen here 🙂

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… Merry Christmas and  A Happy New Year to everyone !

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