Category Archives: imagination

Stone and Leaves

The decaying leaves next to the permanence of rock are for me a symbol of transience and permanence. I’ve been touched by the age and presence of stone. Everywhere reminders of the past and the distant past stand firm and … Continue reading

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“You must get in touch with your creativity” is a statement that doesn’t sit easily with me. The older I get the more I realize it’s the other way around; creativity ardently seeks to get in touch with us. It … Continue reading

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A River

  This morning I stood on a bridge in Aylesford and quietly watched the Medway river running towards its oneness with the sea. I’ve been reading about the history of this river and visualized and imagined all its ancient stories … Continue reading

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“Back To The Future”

Happy Marty McFly Day to all. I have ┬ásuch wonderful memories of sitting on the couch with our two boys watching the Trilogy “Back To The Future.” Do you remember this? Dr. Emmett Brown: Who’s President of the United States … Continue reading

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Back To Some Sketching

Finally got back to some sketching and drawing. I’ve missed it and have just not had time to do any. Enjoyed picking up pencils and ink again.

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An Aesthetic Spirit

One of the great joys I experience living in London is the aesthetic spirit of the city. Little scenes of beauty greet your eyes wherever you go. Londoners are extremely proud of their city. Here’s a pub I photographed with … Continue reading

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From My Sketchbook – 34

I’ve been doing a bit of Zen art which I’ve thoroughly enjoyed. Here’s a quick Zen like sketch I did yesterday. I’ve been fascinated by the role of the line, the space and simplicity of the art form. I’m trying … Continue reading

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