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Shredded white and ancient history…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s carefully selected colours are: moon mauve, rapacious red, wallaby white, grunting grey, octave orange, and that funny dirty yellow ochre that someone has sprayed on their grey wheelie bin. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Yes, today I think we’ll … Continue reading

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Posh girls with dog…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s existential angst is centred around the sound of the word ‘spatulate’. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Charcoal and pencil on paper – about 30″ x 22″. A couple of days ago I mentioned making a handy little shelf to … Continue reading

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A day out with Dave…

But first… Dulltown, Europe: Today’s unusual pencil sharpener is the one shaped like the sound of a tomcat in the night. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> 3 pm on Friday: I am writing this sitting at a cafe table in the ancient city of … Continue reading

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