Monthly Archives: February 2016

Some beautiful mornings lately

We are lucky enough to live in a village beside a canal. This means we get some fantastic views and lots of wildlife. However, the other day I was walking through the middle of London on the canal. I often think we over look these fantastic man made habitats that extend right into our cities… Read more »

Off to the Outdoor Show 2016

Steve and Arran Evison are off to the Outdoor Show in London today. Looking forward to seeing what everyone else is up to and hopefully making some new friends contacts. If you have not been before, it can be an interesting event, if perhaps a little too focused on outdoor adventure, personal challenge and gear and rather… Read more »

The ‘art of exploration’…..

I have taken to trying to catch the essence of my travels and explorations in many ways over the years. Two of the main ways have been diaries and sketching. The recent weather has been quite challenging, so I have adapted my techniques and starting using some of the methods I use when I am… Read more »

Just back from Edinburgh

Irene and I have just got back from a trip to Edinburgh where we saw her work, along with some amazing other pieces, in a national amateur tapestry exhibition at the National Gallery of Scotland. It was interesting to note how many of the pieces where about some aspect of the natural world. Ever inspirational for… Read more »