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- Tabby Teas – Cat Cafe ! …. and me ! …. a fabulous time ! ….
- “Two Owls” …. aka fans of Sheffield Wednesday ….
- … at the Bagel Deli ! … its Tigs ! …
- … “The Christmas Shop”, Sheffield … a Prize Winner ! ..
- White Hound … at Brocco, on the Park, Sheffield…
- .. A man & his dog … on the day of the Queen’s funeral…..
Category Archives: Art
Tabby Teas – Cat Cafe ! …. and me ! …. a fabulous time ! ….
…. I’ve been wanting to experience this “Cat Cafe” in Sheffield, for 5 years ! and I finally got here today. I had an amazing time, seen here with my Mum, and Charlotte of Tabby Teas, and cats Monty (& … Continue reading
Posted in Art, Books, Cafe, Cats, Cattitude, Sheffield, Sheffield - watercolours, Shops, UK, watercolour Tagged Art Club, Cafe, Cake, Cat cafe, Cats, Coffee, Exhibition, Husk, Lunch, Sheffield, Tea, Winter Gardens Leave a comment
“Two Owls” …. aka fans of Sheffield Wednesday ….
…. my watercolour of two “hound” fans of Sheffield Wednesday Football Club (“Owls”) … The painting was autioned last week and raised £220, which has been shared between two local charities – Friends of Ferals (Sheffield cat rescue) and Sheffield … Continue reading
Posted in Art, Cats, Dogs, Greyhounds, Sheffield, watercolour Tagged Auction, Cat, charity, greyhounds, Hillsborough, Owlerton, Owls, Rescue, Sheffield, SWFC, Wednesday, Whippets Leave a comment
… at the Bagel Deli ! … its Tigs ! …
…. the latest opening in the Antiques Quarter of Sheffield, a new Bagel Deli ! Great colour 🙂 “Tigs Bagel Deli” 352 Abbeydale Road, Sheffield. Find Tigs on Facebook, here Also happy that the painting will be going to a … Continue reading
Posted in Art, Cafe, Dogs, Nether Edge, Sheffield, UK, watercolour Tagged Abbeydale, Antiques Quarter, Bagel, Campo Lane, Coffee, Deli, Latte, Lunch, Nether Edge, Sandwich, Sheffield, snack 2 Comments
… “The Christmas Shop”, Sheffield … a Prize Winner ! ..
… my painting of The Christmas Shop, a seasonal “pop-up” shop on The Moor, Sheffield, and the pop-up “Llandudno Pier” Giant Ferris Wheel ! … Won First Prize at Heeley Art Club’s Christmas Meeting this year ! Thankyou to every … Continue reading
Posted in Art, Cafe, Sheffield, Shops, sketch, UK, watercolour Tagged Baby Yoda, Christmas, Father Christmas, Ferris Wheel, Giant Wheel, Gifts, Llandudno, Santa, shop, Star Wars, The Moor, Yoda 6 Comments
White Hound … at Brocco, on the Park, Sheffield…
…. an Edwardian villa, beautifully restored and now an independant, Award-winning boutique hotel and Michelin Guide-listed neighbourhood kitchen restaurant ! Next door to Endcliffe Park, at Hunter’s Bar and Brocco Bank, and a short walk from the Botanical Gardens….….. I … Continue reading
Posted in Art, Cafe, Dogs, Greyhounds, Hendersons Relish, Nature, Restaurant, Sheffield, Shops, UK, watercolour Tagged Afternoon Tea, Bank, Birthday, Botanical Gardens, Brocco, Dinner, Dog Walker, Ecclesall, Endcliffe, Hotel, Hunters Bar, Michelin, Party, Restaurant, School, wedding Leave a comment
.. A man & his dog … on the day of the Queen’s funeral…..
… walking through the Peace Gardens in Sheffield. The man & his dog were there at 10 am, walking in the drizzle….. … by 11 am the sky brightened and the sun appeared, between clouds. Having ventured to the Peace … Continue reading
Posted in Art, Birds, Cafe, Dogs, Sheffield, UK, watercolour Tagged Buckingham Palace, City Centre, King Charles, Peace, QE II, Queen Elizabeth, Royal Family, State funeral, The Queen, Westminster Abbey, Winter Gardens Leave a comment
.. a Parade of Shops and The Waggon & Horses …new 360° Panorama ! …
… at Millhouses, Sheffield ….. the shops & businesses are on Terminus Road (a terminus of “first generation” electric trams, phased out in the 1950’s) … … the Waggon & Horses pub, opposite, is over 100 years old, and has … Continue reading
Posted in Art, Cafe, Dogs, Hendersons Relish, Pubs, Restaurant, Sheffield, Sheffield - watercolours, Shops, UK, watercolour Tagged Abbeydale, Accountant, beauty, Beth Jones, Breakfast, Coffee, Dog friendly, Elegance, Guitar, hair, Heritage, Homeware, Kitchen, Lido, Lifestyle, Lunch, Martha, Millhouses, Musical Instrument, Optician, Park, Piano, Rose Gold, Snacks, Travel Agent, Tuition, Violin, Waggon & Horses Leave a comment
… at the Brewery ! …. it’s Brewery Dog ! … & helping cats !…
… a very special Commission … very happy with this painting …… …very happy also that the proceds from this work have been shared between 2 cat rescues here in Yorkshire, who help, feed, rescue & rehome abandoned cats, day … Continue reading
Posted in Art, Dogs, Pubs Tagged Ale, Artisna, Barnsley, Beer, Brewery Dog, Clout, Darton Business Park, delivery, Eisenbrau, Fish & chips, Hopper, Imperial, IPA, Live Music, Local, Mapplewell, Nailmaker, Picnic, Pizza, pub, real ale, Tap, Wapentake, weekend, Yorkshire Bitter 2 Comments
… at the Infant School ! .. very special new painting …
… my latest Commission …. Hunter’s Bar Infant School …. all the people in the painting are “real”, and it celebrates the School winning the TES Environment Award, their many “green” initiatives, and even the “Friendship Bench”….. The painting was … Continue reading
Posted in Art, Books, Dogs, Greyhounds, Nether Edge, Sheffield, Sheffield - watercolours, Shops, sketch, watercolour Tagged Cafe, Conservation, Ecclesall, Endcliffe Park, Environment, Frame, Friends, Go Green, Hunters Bar, Infants, Junction Road, Juniors, Library, print, School, Sharrow Vale, TES 5 Comments
… at a crossroads ? … it’s Millhouses, Sheffield ! ……
…. a very busy junction in a Sheffield suburb, where some buildings and even a pub, date back over 100 years ! ….. these are the buildings & businesses on the immediate junction …. Limited Edition, Fine Art prints now … Continue reading
Posted in Art, Cafe, cars, Pizza, Pubs, Restaurant, Sheffield, Sheffield - watercolours, Shops, sketch, UK, watercolour Tagged Abbeydale, Bakery, beauty, Bread, Cafe, Church, Coffee, Crumb, Financial advisor, Food, Fresh, Gifts, hair, Homemade, Italian, La Scala, Middle Eastern, Millhouses, Nails, Park, Plants, pub, Robin Hood, Snacks, St. James, Vitty Alexander, Wealth, Whirlowdale, Zaatar 2 Comments
.. natas ! …. NATAS !! … its Lisboa !!! ……
… Lisboa, Portuguese Cafe & Patisserie, in Sheffield, UK, that is ! …. Re-opened last friday, after the pandemic & major refurbishment, I have planned to paint this for many years ! A fabulous splash of my favourite colour, this … Continue reading
Posted in Art, Cafe, Dogs, Restaurant, Sheffield, Sheffield - watercolours, Shops, sketch, UK, watercolour Tagged Cafe, Cakes, Coffee, Lisboa, Lisbon, Moleskine, natas, pastries, patisserie, Peace Gardens, Portugal, Portuguese, portuguese tarts, Sandwich, St.Pauls, takeaway, Winsor & Newton Leave a comment
… at the Bakery …. it’s Roses ! ….
… dating back to 1940, this little bakery near my home, is a bright icon, in my favourite colour, red ! Seen here with a little pooch who lives nearby and sitting hopefully, waiting for a tasty snack, maybe even … Continue reading
… Sweet Pea & Hummingbird … and a Welsh Sheepdog ! …
…my latest shop front watercolour is this very tiny shop which sells plants, gifts, cards, and much more ! It’s a real Aladdins Cave ! Some of the smallest Cacti I have ever seen ! Best of all is “Madron”, … Continue reading
… La Scala ! …. not the Opera ! …..
… La Scala, Italian restaurant, in Sheffield ! …… I started this painting on-street, and was very happy with the result ! … La Scala has been a popular restaurant for over 20 years, and Millhouses has been an ever-changing … Continue reading
Posted in Art, Dogs, Pizza, Restaurant, Sheffield, Sheffield - watercolours, Shops, UK, watercolour Tagged Abbeydale, Archer, Italian, La Scala, Milan, Millhouses, music, Night Out, Opera, Park, Pizza, Restaurant, Sainsburys, Tesco, Wine Leave a comment
… off to Jaipur …
… I was inspired by the bright orange “Jaipur” truck, just before Christmas, on a grey day in Sheffield …. seen here, driven by Bandit, and with her wing-man, JoJo…. … Jaipur is an IPA, brewed by Thornbridge Brewery, Bakewell, … Continue reading
Posted in Art, Cats, Derbyshire - watercolours, Dogs, Nature, UK Tagged Ale, Bakewell, Beer, Brewery, Derbyshire, India Pale Ale, IPA, Jaipur, New Year, Sharrow Vale, Thornbridge 2 Comments
“Crumb !” … it’s delicious !! ……
… new Bakery & Pizzeria, opened this week, just down the road from me…… irresistable subject to paint, the lettering, the colours, the Greyhounds nearby ! …. not to mention the aroma’s !…….. Watercolour on Aquafine. See “Crumb” here “Crumb.Sheffield” … Continue reading
… “We ♥ Blood” …. ! …. Save a Life ….
… a painting inspired by donating my blood this week @ NHS Blood & Transplant, and being reminded that animals can also donate ! @ Pet Blood Bank UK (currently Dogs and Alpacas. Hopefully cats soon – the PBB are … Continue reading
Posted in Art, Cats, Dogs, Greyhounds, Sheffield, sketch, UK, watercolour Tagged alpaca, Blood, charity, Donor, halloween, llama, NHS, pets, Plasma, Save a life, transplant, Vet, veterinary Leave a comment
… a Pigeon walks into a Cafe …
… yes, this really happens, from time to time ! … a bold pigeon will wander in, to the cafe, and peck around for crumbs, until a kind person gently ushers it outside again. I do this, when I’m there. … Continue reading
Posted in Art, Birds, Cafe, Hendersons Relish, Nature, Sheffield, Shops, UK Tagged barista, Birds, Cafe, Caffe Nero, Cake, Coffee, Drinks, Peace Gardens, Pigeon, Rescue, Sandwich, Snacks, Special Branch, St.Paul, Toastie 2 Comments
“Yuki … City Centre Horticulturalist … Peace Gardens, Sheffield” ….
… I often see “Yuki”, and others, tending the fabulous flowers & plants in the Peace Gardens and other areas around the City Centre. These green spaces can be a sanctuary for many people, including me. The gardens are a … Continue reading
Posted in Art, Birds, Cafe, Hendersons Relish, Natural History, Nature, Pubs, Restaurant, Sheffield, Shops, sketch, UK, watercolour Tagged Botanical, Caffe Nero, City Council, Costa, Countryside, Flowers, Fountain, Mercure Hotel, Parks, Peace Gardens, Pigeons, Pinstone, Plants, St Pauls, Surrey street, Town Hall, Winter Gardens 1 Comment
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