Octpowrimo – Day 22 – Broken pieces

#Octpowrimo #Brokenpieces Imperial War Museum North, Manchester UK (via the Inkwell), 22nd October 2019 How does someone express the act of war ? take you through a hundred years and tell that tale – that no one else can tell anymore. The man with a vision took a thing for brewing his cuppa and changedContinue reading “Octpowrimo – Day 22 – Broken pieces”

Poppy Hospital

#Craft #Museum #Poppy #Damage IWM North, Manchester 17th November 2018 From time to Mother nature has been at the Implanted ceramics by the canalside X-tra ceramic poppies have had to be brought in Even barriers – and broken ones have to be sent to the poppy hospital Damage repaired with Slip and Glue (and moreContinue reading “Poppy Hospital”

Visiting Duxford

Monday 5th June 2017 Venue : Imperial War Museum Duxford, Cambridge An early morning start at IWM North on Monday, as we met up with fellow volunteers and staff from the other branches at IWM Duxford for Volunteers week. We travelled south through the Midlands on our journey, stopping off on some familiar services onContinue reading “Visiting Duxford”

Snow 🌨

Salford 28th February 2017 So, here it goes new Year and January have left the party old father times moving on to spring winter ❄️ you would think 💭 is getting ready to take a nap 😴 somebody didnt read the script at the pole northern winds have delivered something, covering over the terracotta tilesContinue reading “Snow 🌨”

Four elements from nature

#discoverwp northern winds bring the clouds to the British isles over the hillsides they come and droplets fall rivers and streams flow down hill, over the terrain containing the minerals in the ground hot coals keeping miners cottages warm everybody expects an icy blast this time of year, rainbows ,Christmas trees, and snowmen, an addedContinue reading “Four elements from nature”

New Day of Vollying

Monday Afternoon saw me returning back over the Bridge to the Home of the Imperial War Museum in the North, on the Trafford side of the Manchester Ship Canal Today has seen me on the Information point Handling trolley, where visitors from all around the country have been able to look at objects and pick themContinue reading “New Day of Vollying”

Northerly and westerly

in response to the prompt Wind   A Blustery wind on a stretch of sand a perfect launchpad to set off a kite   As it captures the northern breeze it rises high and its tail follows   Watch as the wind and the sun in the sky paint colours down on the seaside belowContinue reading “Northerly and westerly”