Category Art

Museum Of The Moon

I’ve been wanting to see Luke Jerram’s ‘Museum of the Moon’ for some time. It’s been exhibited in a few South West cathedrals in the last year, all within relative spitting distance, but I kept missing it. The wacky idea…

Raboteurs de Parquet

For a little while I’ve been meaning to share one of my favourite pictures. It’s the ‘Les Raboteurs de Parquet’ by Gustav Caillebotte. In English that’s ‘The Parquet Planers’ according to Google Translate. Now I like that! The original hangs…

Manchester Bee

I’m not really a fan of greetings cards. For starters they can nearly cost as much to send as to buy these days. And then what do you do with them after the big event that they commemorate? There’s the…

Maria Prymachenko

When I use someone else’s work on a post I normally ask permission. I haven’t this time so I hope that just attributing the work to where I found it will be enough. I’m sharing a few paintings by Maria…

Man and Boy

The history of my beautiful home town of Brixham is entrenched in the fishing industry. It’s still a thriving port today. When I bought my house here the estate agent tried to big it up by comparing it with posh…