Tag Archives: moon

Filling the time with lino…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s nice word is the verb to sidle. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> ‘Do you get out much these days, Dave?…’ Ha! What a very silly question! But since I’m in the house a lot, these very strange and scary … Continue reading

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Childhood moon thinking…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s aspidistra is the one looking rather embarrassed and sheepish about its brown leaf ends. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> I recall, as a child walking along with some relation, I forget who it was, on a cold crisp winter’s … Continue reading

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I think it’s time for a lino print…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s existential angst is centred around the sound of the word entablature. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Lino print in oil based ink on nice thin Kizuki paper about A4 in size. Is it ‘contrasty’ enough for you dear reader? … Continue reading

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The Sneaky Moon-Sun Clue…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s colours are: torrid taupe, melancholy mauve, vulgar violet, romping red, groaning grey, bombazine black, anodyne azure and rollicking russet. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Unless you are very new to these pages you will almost certainly have spotted that … Continue reading

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A few short, but pithy items…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s image is that of a large crystal chandelier crashing in silence onto the surface of the moon. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Excuses for being late. No. 320. I’m sorry I’m late, but I was waiting for Hull UK … Continue reading

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A painting…

I thought I would slip in another of my pastel drawings for you whilst Veronica isn’t here. She does tend to go on a bit bless her… As you can see, this one is a pastel drawing (painting) called ‘Aphrodite … Continue reading

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The Creator…

Dullrown, Europe. Today’s dictionary word is ‘fewter’ – a rest for a spear. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Do you remember about a week ago I was refurbishing those scenery flats with the lunar landscape and the stars and planets showing in the sky … Continue reading

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Renovating and Repainting The Moon.

Dulltown, Europe: Today’s expletive is ‘Speed the wombats’ a fine Australian oath. So what have I been up to this week? As you will have guessed from the looming picture below, I have been sorting out the scenery for Magic … Continue reading

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