The Storm

The Storm

It’s calm now. The storm has roared through so today we are assessing the damage. A few tiles came off the roof on the first day but the second day hurled torrents of rain at us and we are quite worried that the water, which has soaked into the loft insulation, will...
Good Finish and Quickly Too

Good Finish and Quickly Too

About two weeks ago I received a visit from some elderly neighbours to ask me to paint a picture to be given as a gift.  I was thrilled as I had painted a picture for them before which was sent out to New Zealand .  My enthusiasm was dampened rather when I heard that...
A Lonely Business?

A Lonely Business?

Painting can be quite a lonely business.  Very few people that I know can paint while there are loads of things happening all around them. Strangely loneliness is rarely felt at the time, as it is so all consuming, but only when one realises how much time you have...