Too Dreich

•3 April 2018 • Leave a Comment

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… fancied a walk but too muddy …

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… fancied a walk but too cold …

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… fancied a walk but too wet …

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… contented myself with a few industrial photos …

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Cyanotypes

•27 March 2018 • Leave a Comment

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… I’ve made a few of these in the past
but never on fabric …

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… as it was a nice Spring day to hang out the washing
I thought I’d experiment …

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… I tried different fabrics …

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… these (well not these but others I create) will form
part of my Sea Views exhibition in the summer …

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… I really liked how some elements worked …

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… not so keen on the whole image …

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… but did like the art created with my feet and furnishings …

 

Demolition

•26 March 2018 • Leave a Comment

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… along the Prom in Kirkcaldy …

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 …work is beginning on the demolition …

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… of the old swimming pool …

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… this is where the new cinema will be …

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… hope I don’t have to wait too long …

Heatherhall Wood

•25 March 2018 • Leave a Comment

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… a small wood near Giffordtown …

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… criss-crossed with paths …

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… picnic tables and views …

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… popular with dog walkers …

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… and even boasts a wheelchair accessible route …

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… of course I wandered off the main path …

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… but found myself back at my car eventually …

Caiplie Coves

•23 March 2018 • Leave a Comment

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… along the coast between Cellardyke and Crail …

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… allegedly once the home of hermits and/or monks …

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… where animal bones have been discovered …

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… and Pictish symbols and more recent carvings/graffiti
are evident all over the rocky outcrop…

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… the coves are changing all the time …

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… due to erosion by time, wind, rain and sea…

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…the ravished sandstone provides
an amazing ray of banding and colour …

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… a beautiful spot …

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view Canmore record

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Coastal Path

•21 March 2018 • Leave a Comment

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… at last a beautiful Spring day …

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… but the world looks different after the recent storms …

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… a fine dusting of sand or mud lies over everything …

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… shells and seaweed over the path …

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… murky pools …

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… rubbish everywhere …

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… and sadly a few deaths along the way …

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… nonetheless it was still a glorious walk …

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… and no doubt it will soon return to what it was …

Tulip

•19 March 2018 • Leave a Comment

… is it just me …

… or …

… does this tulip look like an old hairdryer …