Engraving

#Crafts #Glass #Foil #Image #Picture #Octpowrimo Exerted pressure, on a piece of glass nicks away at its surface glass being slowly removed by the metallic nib revealing an image, crafted by the artist as its chipped away – the glass has to be collected very carefully, so there’s no blood or tears spilt – but …

Landmark

#Fowc #Landmark Look around and you will find them everywhere north to south distinct buildings, created for a purpose many come from far and wide just to see the architecture, while others like to look ’round the facilities, taking in all the history and artifacts kept within the walls of the building

Advance

#Fowc #Advance #Museums A group of eager young minds Dropped in on a historical building or two today Very interested in taking in the displays And getting a feel of some real items used of the time Now , anyone could tell their enthusiasm was building as one or two led a Charge up the …

Preparing for a show

Location : Brain and Spinal Injury Centre, Salford Date : 2nd November 2016 The photography group had a bit of a surprise today, In that some of our photographs are going to be put on public display in the largest shopping centre in Greater Manchester, The Trafford Centre. With the help of our tutor Maggie, …

Another Busman’s Holiday

Saturday 14th May 2016 I’ve had a rather fun morning today, walking around Peel Park and taking in the new exhibits at Salford’s Museum and Art Gallery. The museum is home to Salford’s Art and Sculpture Collections, as well as being home to the Local History Library.  Before the Lowry Art Gallery was built on …

A busman’s holiday

#blogging101 #Napowrimo #travel #photography #pennine #Oldham #Rochdale Rochdale, 9th April 2016   I’ve been busy today. My little sister called on Mum and Dad to look after my nephews this weekend, which meant I’ve been home alone … I filled my time this Saturday by taking a little trip on one of the new lines …