Monthly Archives: September 2015

Popping all over the world

There are currently two exhibitions of Pop Art on near to me at the moment.  One at The Lightbox in Woking which looks at the more traditional and recognisable works associated with Pop Art – Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein et … Continue reading

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A peek at the Peaks

Recently I spent  a few days in the Peak District.  The weather was lovely and Mr PP and I had a grand tour of the general area.  Our first night was spent in a country house hotel just outside Ashbourne, … Continue reading

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Waxing Lyrical for Batik

Several months ago I went to a taster workshop to try out the ancient art of Batik at Handprinted.net (www.handprinted.net) in Bognor Regis.  I came away with mixed feelings and although I did have a go back in my studio, … Continue reading

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Heritage railwaysbig and small

I have written before about my enthusiasm for heritage railways and recently I have been out and about on a couple more, which couldn’t be more different.  On  a recent trip to the Peak District Mr PP and I broke … Continue reading

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Mellow yellow in the Cotswolds

On the way back from a recent visit to the Peak District Mr PP and I stopped off  in the Cotswolds mainly because I wanted to see the William Morris House at Kelmscott.  We stayed in the large village of … Continue reading

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Kinky Slinky Boots

Yesterday was a day all about boots (and shoes) of one sort or another.  Daughter 2 and I spent the morning at the V&A museum  looking at their latest fashion exhibition  “Shoes, pleasure and pain”.  The V&A had one of … Continue reading

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