It was my turn to choose the picture for this month. It took me ages at the end of last year to find a calendar that was suitable to use. All I could seem to find was dogs, cats, cars or pop stars but after going into umpteen shops in town by pure luck I got it down the road from where I live in a card shop's New Year sale.
I thought it would be easy to use this as the inspiration for this months postcard but it has been harder than I expected. This afternoon I sat down to do a small watercolour painting of part of the picture to see if it would inspire me. I'm so pleased with it that I hope Lynda who it will be going to will accept it even though it is not a postcard as such. I've not cut it to postcard size and put a mount on it so you can frame it if you want to.
Pomegranates - Somebody asked me for some photos of older work and one of the pictures I sent is a combination of two favourite things. In the 1990's I did used to piece ...
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