Lobster for lunch and boats in the bay – what could be better!

Whitstable-boats

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The Church of the Saviour, Hermitage, houses some spectacular mosaics.  The style of the building is rather unusual and echoes medieval Russian architecture.

St-Petersburg

This decorative plant is a type of sunflower – using a limited palette it almost looks as if it is on fire….

Cardoon

There’s a new page on the block – mainly for watercolour newcomers…….

Easel

See top right over the banner!

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Aka the paddle¬† or desert cabbage this succulent belongs to the crussulaceae family. It has red tinged edges, especially when there’s enough sunlight around. In summer it can have a yellow flower, but as it’s winter it has borrowed a primrose…..

(Looking forward to more Georgia O’Keefe exhibitions.)

Cyclamen

Someone brought along a cute cyclamen this week – interesting shapes and textures, though no botanical realism.

Cyclamen

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A very familiar ‘rouge’ location:

Highgate-cafe

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