The harbour at Lyme Regis is known as the Cobb. It has some famous literary and cinematic associations. Now it houses a marine aquarium but it’s also used by working boats…….

Crab-pots-on-the-Cobb

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Jurassic coast

“The Jurassic Coast is a Walk Through Time.” With as much character – but with a far longer heritage – as the Welsh town pictured elsewhere, Lyme Regis is at its heart of that walk. Though the town was beautiful and the weather was erratic. It must be the monsoon season……

Lyme-bay

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An ordinary building with some strange features. Only part of the window is real and why is the animal guarding it? A bright day and sunlight casting strong shadows brought this scene some life……

Take-a-break

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Portmeirion is a very special place. Delighted that one of the Portmeirion paintings (cropped image below) will be at the Mall Galleries soon! The exhibition is in London from the 18th – 23rd September, then on tour.  https://sundaytimeswatercolour.org/

Portmeirioncropped

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It’s a lovely park which adjoins Hampstead Heath – but is so different in character. There’s a small zoo, an enclosure for fallow deer and formal gardens. The cafe is welcoming and in all it’s a good place to walk and sketch, especially when the sky is so blue……….

Golder's-Hill-Park-view-ove

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To Norwich and back via Oxburgh and Cambridge…..

Reflections

 

A very rainy day in Brum. Walking from the Town Hall to the Library…..

Paradise

And with a similar palette but a different subject, a close up of boats by the river….

boatyard

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