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Lino, lino, lino – lino mad!…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s dictionary words are: supernatant, yoldring, horal, epact, lectisternium, and cargoose. Please have these words looked up and placed in suitable sentences ready for Professor Mouldie’s podcast first thing after breakfast tomorrow morning. The professor will … Continue reading

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Junk on the bench, with breakfast…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s 18th century English expletive is By Cob’s Body! A prissy euphemism for By God’s Body! >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> By Cob’s body!… Will I ever stop doing these bloody lino prints! Who knows? One does get into a … Continue reading

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Break glass for full effect…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s lost plectrum is the one eventually found at the bottom of a jar of pickled onions. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> I was sitting on a train… It is nice when I have a spontaneous idea for an artwork, … Continue reading

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This is not art. No. 14…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s colours are: voluptuous violet, ambient amber, bruised brown, lofty lilac, crumbly cream, and lazy lemon. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> This is number 14 in my series ‘This is not art’ – are you enjoying these dear reader? I … Continue reading

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The Smart Trousered Philanthropist…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s heraldic term is ‘honour point’ – the upper middle part of a shield. Me, I had mine left blank – I don’t really see the point of ‘honour’, in fact I’m not really sure what … Continue reading

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Hell!… What’s all that bellowing and mooing coming from upstairs?…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s architectural term is Prothesis : In Byzantine architecture, a room in the church serving for the preparation and storage of the species of the Eucharist before Mass. Apart from it being a room, I have … Continue reading

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Oh, another mad cheese dream…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s carefully selected adjectives are: rotund, metasilicic, scraggling, kenspeckle, and chalky. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> So, having had a reasonably busy day yesterday I decided to have a sandwich and then go to bed unusually early, just after 10 … Continue reading

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For me, Thursday was a particularly noisy day…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s adjectives are: rhapsodic, muffled, filemot, sophomoric, opisthocoelous, and colossal. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> It was one of those days when having just come out of the house you realise that you would have been better off staying in, … Continue reading

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