Tag Archives: Coffee

… At the Bakehouse …

… I started painting this, before the current lockdown. Scenes like this feel a long way off now … … Forge Bakehouse, Abbeydale, Sheffield … … more about Forge Bakehouse : here … Thankyou for looking …  

Posted in Art, Cafe, Dogs, Nature, Nether Edge, Sheffield, Shops, UK | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

… a Revolution ?? … then it must be … Sheffield !! …

…. yes, Coffee Revolution, Ecclesall Road…     Watercolour painting 2020 (from photo references 2010) ….. the coffee shop itself closed many years ago…. Commissioned painting. Thankyou for looking !

Posted in Art, Books, Cafe, Dogs, Greyhounds, Hendersons Relish, Sheffield, Shops, UK, watercolour | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

…on the map…

…  “Nether Edge – Panorama with Hounds”. Watercolour & ink on old Nether Edge Ordnance Survey map (1903 Godfrey Edition), 44 x 28 cm… … the painting is of Nether Edge, with shops & cafes there today, and features some … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Books, Cafe, Dogs, Greyhounds, Hendersons Relish, Nether Edge, Restaurant, Sheffield, Shops, UK, watercolour | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

… a Doe ? … a Deer ? ….. no ! its ….

a very small Whippet ! called Gracie, with her owner “B”, in a new painting taking shape…. … at Nether Edge,Sheffield,UK…. …Holbein watercolours on Hahnemuhle Britannia Rough, Panorama block. Painted plein air… #Yearof thedog  #chinesenewyear

Posted in Art, Cafe, Dogs, Greyhounds, Nether Edge, Sheffield, UK, watercolour | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

… Favourite Places …

… two of my favourite places feature in this watercolour … Caffe Nero and The Sheffield Cats Shelter Shop … Caffe Nero has been a sanctuary for me over the last few years, providing a welcome oasis to think, have … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Cafe, Dogs, Sheffield, Shops | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Coffee … Cake …. and some Cards ….

…. I’m happy to support the Macmillan Coffee Morning fund-raiser, at my local vet – Park Veterinary Hospital, Sheffield – by donating some of my Greeting Cards … … the Coffee Morning is Thursday 15th September, 12 noon – 2pm….details … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Cats, Dogs, Greyhounds, Sheffield, Sheffield - watercolours, Shops | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

….. Nonna’s …..

….. where all the coolest people hang out ! and featuring here, a superb character – Julio ! ….. so good, he’s in the painting twice 🙂  ….. ….. Limited Edition giclee prints available, from me (see Upcoming Events) or … Continue reading

Posted in Cafe, Dogs, Sheffield, Sheffield - watercolours, Shops | Tagged , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

….. street sketch …..

….. in freezing cold weather recently ! ….. here’s “Duke” with his owner , outside Sebastians Kitchen & Cakery, Sharrow Vale Road, Sheffield …..  

Posted in Art, Cafe, Dogs, Sheffield, Sheffield - watercolours | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 14 Comments

….. a Meringue ….. & Merry Christmas …..

….. here’s a delicious looking treat seen at “my backyard”, a blog in Seoul, Korea …… a meringue-topped cup of coffee, also featuring Paul the dog  (who guards the meringue-factory !) 🙂 ….. ….. or if you prefer, try a Pure White Peony Tea ….. … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Cafe, Dogs, Sheffield, Sheffield - watercolours, UK | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

….. a Very Nice ….. Coffee Machine …..

Posted in Art, Books, Cafe, Nether Edge, Sheffield, Sheffield - watercolours | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

….. coming soon ….. a new book …..

….. with illustrations by me ….. here is one of them ….. ….. a Limited Edition book of recipes by Homemade Cafe/Deli to celebrate 5 years at Nether Edge, Sheffield, and shortly moving on. Available from Homemade from Monday 22 July 2013 – see … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Cafe, Fiat 500, Nether Edge, Sheffield, Sheffield - watercolours, UK | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

….. looking for THE place to be ?…..

….. its here !….. up in the Golf Club House ….. just a stones throw away, yet I’ve never ventured in ….. What did I find ? a very warm welcome, refreshments, food, comfy sofas and fantastic views across the course … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Golf, Sheffield, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

…..Tostati…..

……a drawing and watercolour sketch in Caffe Nero yesterday….. ….. drawn with Parker Roller Ball (Fine, Black ink) Holbein Artists Watercolours

Posted in Art, Sheffield - watercolours | Tagged , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

…..Thelma and ……

……no, not Louise !……Alfie the Boxer puppy….. …..Holbein watercolours on Daler-Rowney Aquafine 300 gsm watercolour paper.

Posted in Art, Sheffield - watercolours, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

……a Technical Error.r.r.r……..

…occured on the last post leading to 2 versions of it appearing with different titles and one with no commentary (just to bore you, the one called “M&S” was the wrong one, but frustratingly, has got the “likes” and some comments !) so … Continue reading

Posted in Sheffield - watercolours, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments