Category Archives: Painting

Domestic Accidents!

Dearie Me! Look what happened to my lovely tea towel. Mr Potts was involved but as he was cooking something and it was an Accident, never mind.   I see Nicholas Crane is visiting Saffron Walden (TV tonight). When I … Continue reading

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Mr Potts gets Creative

Oh dear,oh dear! I’m not naming names but another member of the RWS, and an article in Elle Decoration has inspired Mr P. to get into papier-mache. I Googled ‘How to make P-M’ and running my eyes down the list … Continue reading

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Cooking / Eating / Painting

This week I am going to feature food – I like recipes that don’t take ages to prepare but also taste delicious. This is soup for lunch made from carrots,celery,celeriac and onion with the remains of last nights pea & … Continue reading

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Sunday Morning Thoughts

Not a good idea to attempt 2 things at once – last night I was cooking supper and mixing gesso ( for frames and boards ). Apple pudding went hard and the gesso looked quite edible. Why don’t the labels … Continue reading

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Brushes

Mrs Potts seems to have acquired far too many brushes.  

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Mrs Potts is back!

Mrs Potts has been extra busy lately and so has had to put things on a back burner for a bit. Various projects are now moving along so hopefully be back on the blog again. Finished Christmas card. That’s something……. … Continue reading

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Icon

My Mother the Icon as portrayed by one of her grandchildren Felix Garside. Since Mrs Potts makes her laugh a lot and Felix’s image also went down a treat I thought I’d give this splendid image another outing. She doesn’t … Continue reading

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Chess

Mr Potts plays chess – many artists both past & present like chess because it is a very visual and fascinating game. He has won a cup!

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Black Carrots

Black Carrots! Whatever next – very Islington. Mr Potts a bit perturbed by them but adjusted quite quickly. Probably his mind on more important matters.

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Safe Arrival of Large Parcel!

Ha Ha! Large Parcel arrived safely – lovely client in USA very happy.

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