Le Tarn

Le Tarn: Arrived safe n sound last night having missed a turn which caused my GPS to direct me onto 20 km of the wiggliest squiggiest mountain roads I’ve ever driven on (fast because I was late = more fun!).
Even in the dark by starlight and headlights the scenery was spectacular.
I’d forgotten how bright the stars often are over the Tarn.

Gaillac
Gaillac
Today was for ‘business’ in Galliac and the pleasure seeing the preparations for Christmas 

Gaillac
Gaillac

these people know how to make a quality life,

Gaillac
Gaillac

of revisiting on foot some places that bring back happy memories of times shared with good friends who visited,

Gaillac
Gaillac

Stev Mitchell, my son, Linda Winter & Michael, Edwin Morton & Sue, Edwina Harrison & Rob to name but a few…

Gaillac
Gaillac

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To Gaillac

Tomorrow I’m heading for Gaillac and Albi Tarn, a few chores to do and I hope catch up with some good friends.  I’ve given this Gaillac painting a major reworking, changes to colours tones and most noticeable, textures. You can discover the changes via page https://artfrickers.com/s-w-france/gaillac/. Just scroll down and click on the hyperlink under the photo … Read moreTo Gaillac

Oak Leaf Autumn

As autumn ebbs away yesterdays sharp fall of the barometer (1031 to 978) and a brisk strong gale from the WNW had the oaks dancing and throwing their leaves in the air. This morning after a sharp frost and gloriously sunny sunrise the garden and patio are decorated as if after a marriage of Autumn … Read moreOak Leaf Autumn

Framed?

Ekk, I’ve been framed!

The latest delivery to my studio, of frames.Frames 30.11.17 IMG_2065
Each frame was hand made for the painting it will embrace.

For example one will contain a new painting, forming on my easel right now of Sunset over Saint Emilion, another is destined for the newly completed “Surprise ! Hermione“.

Each frame has been made to my individual order and specification; intended to enhance any room and the value of the painting; someone is going to be lucky !

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