The old toy shop

Radcliffes Toy shopLark Hill PlaceSalford Art Gallery A tale of Lark Hill Place, Salford by inky. As you walk into Lark Hill Place, and head over limestone and cobbled space at the end of the street, something catches young eyes in Radcliffe's toyshop there on by Stuffed toy animals, puzzles and blocks Snakes and Ladders, …

Monumental Critic

Manchester 25th September 2015 Inky's thoughts on what the winged residents of Manchester think of the statues great and good..... Victoria sits, on her throne - aghast as the winged horde give their all on statues laid, that her people paid of her best men standing tall. And as Peel and Cobden stand there, opposite …

Penny Farthing

A Marvel of Invention - the people look on proud. A noble gent is making his way through the crowd. He's sat on a seat - made of wood and of brass awaiting peelers whistle - which lets him go past Seeing his neighbours going on by and passing pigeons off tiled roofs they fly. …

Formation

Tomato (BF Kirkham 2012) Oh Happy and Humble tomato! In your youth you joined the ranks of the horticultural army labouring on your leaves in the summer sun Rewards a plenty as the best recruits are picked for display in a culinary tattoo in a Salad or Pasta dish Numbers in your ranks depleted but new …

Lark Hill Place

A reaction to a visit to Lark Hill Place, a reconstructed victorian street located in Salford's museum & art gallery.  Created by Inky for the Inkwell. On your way to Peel Park, lies an old cobbled street from that time before Tarmac Lay under your feet .A Modern carriage waits for its wheels to be …

Capturing Time (v2)

The scholars say that oil paintings are like windows windows to the soul So when the light dawned something steely simply happened on a happy monday From the first moment as shutter opened and closed World and time just stopped Moments Freeze on glass On The first frame of cold film the first bit of …