Fund-raising for Friends of Ferals (Sheffield)
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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: Dogs
“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
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
.. 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
“Butterfly” … from a chrysalis, a painting ….
… a boutique specialising in lingerie and swimwear …. super friendly and many years of experience, a real Sheffield gem … I am delighted with my painting, featuring smooth haired Dachshund … and a whippet …. Butterfly Lingerie & Swimwear, … Continue reading
Posted in Art, Dogs, Sheffield, Shops, watercolour Tagged Butterfly, Chantelle, DKNY, Ecclesall, Elle Macpherson, Exotic, Holiday, Lingerie, Monk Bar, Primadonna, Sharrow, Swimwear, Tattoo 3 Comments
“Thankyou … 11 Hounds and a Feline* …
… *the cat is in charge, obviously” …. a long title for a painting ! …. An important painting for me, specially painted as a Thankyou, for everyone who has supported my artwork, over the years, and especially those who … Continue reading
“Bundespressekonferenz” ! …. with added Hounds…..
…. improvised drawing on “found object” – The Guardian newspaper – with yellow Sharpie and black Bic ballpoint (had forgotten to take my usual drawing equipment with me !) …. …. at New Leaf Plant Cantre & New Shoots Coffee … Continue reading
Posted in Art, Cafe, Dogs, Greyhounds, Sheffield, UK Tagged Angela Merkel, Berlin, Bundespressekonferenz, Chancellor, Coffee, garden centre, Germany, Guardian, Sharpie, sketch 1 Comment
… Hop … Hop ! … it’s Hopper !! …
…. with Hector the whippet and Two Dachshunds ! …. my latest watercolour … The watercolour is for sale, £245 framed. Thankyou for looking, and Happy Easter ! Link to Hopper, here
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