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A few minutes walk from the overground station at Hampstead, this is one of thirty ponds on the heath. Overlooked by a row of houses this is one of the larger ponds and is a nature reserve.

Hampstead-Pond

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There’s a view of the city skyline from Hampstead Heath – right next to Kenwood that’s almost magnetic! And it’s changing all the time…..

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Adapted from a plate from British History Online this sketch shows Pond Square with Moreton House and  15 South Grove, this shows how the square once may have looked. The village was then even more typical with pond(s), pubs and churches. Painted as part of an ongoing project.

Pond-Sq-with-pond

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Looking forward to the Fair on The Square where we have a stall. Preparations are in hand to produce small paintings in mounts and cards for sale. Great fun!

the first rose of summerRoses from the garden

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The second painting with reflections on Dale Chihuly’s sculptures at Kew. His works are inspired by nature……..more to come……

Two lilies with one bud

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The Dale Chihuly glass sculptures are magnificient and colourful. But in the Lily House the white ‘blooms’ showed the newly flowering lilies to perfection and the reflections of the sculptures in the water made for an interesting backdrop. More to come….

Lilies-with-three-buds

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Pretty little cosmos daisies, easy to grow and simple to paint. But nothing too botanical!

Daisies

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