Tag Archives: colour

Family Album 11 and related issues

Here is Uncle Jimmy aged 8 in 1930 in St James’ Park with granddad’s pipes. “Jimmy” was also named James Laird Dunbar. He was born on in 1922 in Beckenham, passed his 11 plus exam and went to Penge and … Continue reading

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Family Album 10

We said goodbye to dad yesterday. As per his wishes, he was given a military styled funeral with the coffin draped in the Union flag and his medals and a silver ornamental bed plaque on the coffin. We saw him … Continue reading

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Is it over?

This is a new project. It doesn’t have a number and has only taken two days to complete. But time has little to do with emotional investment in work. One project can take months and another a day and both … Continue reading

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Sitting in my inbox was a e-newsletter from my new friend: The Royal Photographic Society. The correspondence was timely as there is less to do now for the MA: the book is printed most the items I want to present … Continue reading

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Progression? Exploration?

You really need to see this in person to enjoy the differences fully.

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Dad’s gone bonkers

I finally got to see dad yesterday as the visiting restrictions due to the Norovirus were lifted at the hospital. I stayed for three hours and we sat and chatted – just shooting the breeze.   Dad is really physically … Continue reading

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Dad 27th January 2016

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Dulwich Picture Gallery and my exhibition

For no particular reason other than it was a wet grey day, K and I decided to visit the Dulwich Picture Gallery. We’d seen that they were running an exhibition on  Van Dyck (The Guardian states that he was the … Continue reading

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A new project (sort of)

Last year I completed a project entitled Getting On that documented my old dad following the loss of mum in the summer of 2014. I visited dad yesterday and took this shot and have decided to continue that project by … Continue reading

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Does this mean anything?

I completed the creation of this below yesterday. It was the result of both physical painting and digital processing. I did not created it with a particular purpose (statement or function) in mind, just playing with available materials and time … Continue reading

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