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My book is out at last!!

Little Terns and Sea Holly: three summers at Gronant Dunes Exciting day today!  Copies of my new book turned up.  It is an illustrated diary of three summers I spent at Gronant Dunes, Denbighshire, the only nesting site in Wales … Continue reading

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New book very nearly ready!

I’m very pleased with the scanned in images for my new book!  Here are a couple: Many thanks to the wonderful graphic artist at www.crumpsbarnstudio.co.uk for producing such wonderful clear images! Now down to the final edit by the publishers, Penlan Publishing, then it … Continue reading

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Busy Open Studio

One reason I’ve been so busy this last month (see last post!) is that every weekend we have been opening our studio for the Helfa Gelf Open Studio event.  It’s a great opportunity to meet the people who actually buy … Continue reading

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Painting on board

Another happy day at the RSPB.  It was a chance to talk about my work with people, and also much sketching of egrets took place.  Painting probably following soon! My latest work has all been on board, inspired by this … Continue reading

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Welcome back, birds!

As it gets warmer, more birds are coming back to these shores.  I saw a willow warbler in the back garden yesterday, picking insects off the miniature rose in a tub right under the window, no photo, I was too enraptured … Continue reading

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A cure for Jaded-ness!

Just finished this – which I adapted from an earlier painting, tend to do that a lot, so an archaeologist could journey down and find previous layers…. When they are a little older, Little Terns are learning to fly but … Continue reading

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And now for the next thing …

Well my exhibition comes down tomorrow from Clwyd Theatr Cymru – http://www.clwyd-theatr-cymru.co.uk/  It has gone so fast but nice to sell a few pictures, including this one, one of my favourites: This shows a little tern hovering about 10 m above … Continue reading

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