Category Archives: painting

This is not art. No. 39…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s quotation is from The Diary of a Nobody by George and Weedon Grossmith (1892). I said, ‘I was in hopes that, if anything ever happened to me, the diary would be an endless source of … Continue reading

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Some opening lines for stories never to be written…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s elephant in the room is the drunken one trying to climb onto the top of the host’s Steinway grand. (SG) >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Captain Smales-Cubs boarded the 68 bus to West Norwood at Waterloo Station as ordered … Continue reading

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Spatter painting No. 41…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s fish names are: the zebra oto, the waspfish, the slimehead, the slender snipe eel, the loweye catfish, and the pancake batfish. Which one of these would you choose to have as an imaginary friend? >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> … Continue reading

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It’s all about looking at stuff…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s confused film stars are: Deppy John, and Anifer Jeniston. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> The other day I was sitting in the cafe thinking… ‘Thinking’s good Dave!’ Hm, I know, I was thinking about those photos I take which … Continue reading

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Back to the winter bus window…

But first… Dulltown UK/Europe: Today’s colours are: tea green, coffee amber, lemonade black, whiskey blue, lager red, bourbon buff, and that funny yellow that just one of the buttons on your hooded hiking jacket went after that incident with the … Continue reading

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This is not art. No. 37…?

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s giraffe is the one attempting to get into a small already full taxi after a night in the pub. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Dear reader, you may have noticed that I have included a question mark after the … Continue reading

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Mayonnaise and the mahogany chair…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s confused film stars are: Farrison Hord and Hatharine Kepburn. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> It was raining hard and diagonal yesterday so I nipped into the Dulltown Art Gallery for shelter and I had a look at the couple … Continue reading

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