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From My Sketchbook – 6

This is a water colour and brown ink I did of the Namibian landscape. We had the wonderful opportunity to live in Namibia for some years – a beautiful country to the West of South Africa with its coastline on … Continue reading

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From My Sketch Book – 4

For years our lives in South Africa were fragmented and divided. As a nation we know only too well that our future lies in our young people. Everything has to be done to protect them from those destructive “isms” racism, nationalism, … Continue reading

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From My Sketchbook – 3

Namaqualand is an area in the Northern Cape in South Africa. Every Spring the landscape gives birth to one of the most  magnificent displays of flowers in the world. People come from far and wide to drink in this incredible … Continue reading

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From My Sketchbook – 2

Early, every morning when I open our front door, this little scene greets me. Must do something about that dripping tap. Wishing all American  sporty friends a great Super Bowl today.

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From My Sketchbook – 1

I enjoy sketching. I’m really not good at it but it somehow draws me deeper in to the essence of things, and I delight in that.  So, I simply sketch the world around me as often as I can. Everything … Continue reading

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