Monday, 31 May 2021

Craigmount Afternoon

Baby Angus up for the Bank Holiday, pleasant afternoon at Natalie and Dave’s, although a little tense every time Angus threw a car in the rill.

Memory of Cars

Martin has my cars from 55 years ago, I remember these seven.

Wednesday, 26 May 2021

Lateral Flow Test

First lateral flow Covid-19 test, for studio rehearsals.


Tuesday, 4 May 2021

Tom Prentice

20/8/59 – 21/10/20

Ceremony today down at the Water of Leith beside Gt Junction St Bridge; Andrew, Leora, Ian, John McTeirnan, Gary and ? to scatter Tom’s ashes. Lots of memories, sadness and laughter as would be expected. RIP.

Thursday, 15 April 2021

Night Phlox

Each side of the front door, strong pong. Zaluzianskya ovata.

Thursday, 8 April 2021

Leora and Andrew

Up sorting things in Earlston ( alas!), came to lunch ( hooray!)      .

Friday, 19 March 2021

Monday, 15 February 2021

A Difficult One

This proved really tricky with many similar pieces. Looks good done though, and made me realise just how good Lowry was with colours.

Friday, 22 January 2021

Pulse Oximeter

Good news and bad news. Marathon athlete’s pulserate and asthmatic’s O2 sat. 98% after a few deep breaths phew. Imagine if I took exercise.


First attempt at pickling onion.

Snow at Midnight

Gone mid-morning.

Monday, 18 January 2021