Category: Arts

  • Splat


    #Octpowrimo #Painting #Splat Seeing the Canvas there brilliant white picking up his loaded brushes the artist began launching colours towards it like a barrage aiming for areas of the space marked out beforehand the result ? various colours combined to produce a picture of a puddytat

  • Statue

    I began life as a granite block hewn from a northern cliff – leaving mum wasn’t fun the grand artist and i got on for a while as he and his team chipped away at me creating a monument to a local dignitary it was warm in the workshop and hard as i am his […]

  • Sunday Afternoon Photo Challenge

    Sunday Afternoon Photo Challenge

    OKA One-to-Three Photo Processing Challenge-July 2022 #tsc1to3 with thanks to Kate at for the image. Here’s the pic i’m going to play with – strange we get more Grey’s than Red’s in Salford (Northwest England being the stronghold of the Reds at present) – but i like this one.

  • Workshop


    A response to Scott Coe’s #Syntax Poetry Festival Prompt You can’t call it a school I don’t see blackboards, I don’t see books Drills , Hammers and Saws make up the look creative types – making things from wood or metal and plastic – if they think they should learning the skills of a noble […]

  • Repetitive

    #fowc #repetitive I remember in school being given a time tables square we’d sit in class and for five minutes go over the tables over and over again We’d make things from Balsa and clay and off to mum and dad we’d take them away but unlike times tables the creations were made – our […]

  • Brush


    #WWP #Brush bringing a splash of colour to the white canvas reds blues and greens mingle creating something most pleasing to the donors eye artist imagination (or perhaps water) – the only obstacle to transferring the vision to the board Making a mess ? he doesn’t think so all art is subjective when you look […]

  • Art in Glass

    Art in Glass

    #Art #Stained Glass #Marble The hot molten glass found its way around each leaden nook and cranny not what you would call your average coloured glass tones mingled past lead colours falling through the cut panels of crystal painting floor patterns Movement by Sunshine makes the bird in the wired glass look as it takes […]

  • adhere


    #fowc #adhere as you worked over your model kit desire for speed over safety took a hold as holding the pieces of the model meant you couldn’t extricate your hands from the plastic bits reality is – you should have read the instructions on the superglue emergency department rendezvous awaits

  • Looks Familiar

    Looks Familiar

    #threelinetales Splashing something sunny over somebody else’s scrawled tag you know the work but do you know the artist ?

  • I have everything i need

    Don’t need tons of money I Don’t need fame the stresses and strains of the nine to five can go and run free just my little box camera and a notebook and pen observing and capturing the spectrum of morning colour as they fly past the window frame darting onto seed scattered greens and enjoying […]