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A post-lunch ‘constitutional’…

Something akin to the chilly, after-dinner walk children (and, let’s be honest, anyone else who’s become all snuggly and fuzzy-brained in front of a roaring log fire/festively glowing TV [invariably showing an assortment of long-anticipated and frequently disappointing Christmas Specials]) … Continue reading

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Take 10…

If preparations (or the mere thought of them if, like me, you are already woefully behind the curve when it comes to such seasonal pursuits as card-writing and present-buying…) for Christmas are all getting a little too much, this one’s … Continue reading

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14 December

It might seem like a smart strategy, buying and wrapping Christmas gifts months in advance, but such practise is not without its perils (as ably demonstrated by these two…):

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It’s just not cricket…

(…No, but is it tennis/some other identifiable category of sport…??) A quick Illustration Friday offering in response to the week’s topic, protest.  Something along tennis-themed lines, inspired by the warm, fuzzy after-glow the collective British public seems to be (still) … Continue reading

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Greedy pig

A post-Easter self-portrait:Back on the marathon training programme tomorrow… *cough*

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Unearthing new talent…?

Yet again, time has darted skittishly away from me this week, leaving me with the barest scrap of an opportunity to post something for Illustration Friday (and, as I’ll shamefacedly admit, moving me to dredge something up from the archives … Continue reading

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Tumbleweed…

*Coughs* Erm – anyone still there…? *Gingerly edges nose out over the proverbial parapet* I absolutely understand if you’ve left me for dead, as it were, so am nudging (‘kicking’ feels like far too dynamic a word for what is … Continue reading

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Sky(fall)

There are no words that may be coralled into anything like an adequate apology for my recent and unprecedentedly protracted leave of absence, so – fuelled by one obscenely large (and entirely undeserved, I’m sure several of you are thinking…) … Continue reading

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‘Adorable’ art…

Several months ago (March, as I recall – just ahead of my departure for Bologna…) I was contacted by someone introducing me to their really-quite-brilliant art project and enquiring as to whether I’d like to participate by contributing a piece: … Continue reading

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Dog days are over…for the moment

Lest I be accused of favouritism in the pet profiling stakes, and in the interests of balance, I thought I’d share some canine studies (now that it’s safe to do so!). The following sketches, and ensuing illustrations, were the result … Continue reading

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