Posts tagged with ‘Landscape’

  • Sep192016
    Photo of Jane with Shipping Forecast products

    Many ways to enjoy Jane’s Shipping Forecast painting!

    The words “And now the Shipping Forecast, issued by the Met Office on behalf of the Maritime and Coastguard Agency…” mean something magical to so many of us. And sometimes having art on your walls just isn’t enough… so Jane just had to make it the centrepiece of her new venture into offering beautiful and useful items for the home.

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  • Sep092016
    Photo of Jane collecting her award

    Shipping forecast painting wins award!

    To my utter surprise and delight, my shipping forecast painting, ‘Attention All Shipping’ has won a British Cartographic Society award!

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  • Jul082016

    Scilly Automatic

    Where is Scilly Automatic? In June we had a lovely holiday in the Isles of Scilly. You can read about…

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  • Jun162016
    Jane's watercolour sketch of rocks at Porth Hellick

    The Isles of Scilly

    In June we took the 20 minute flight from Land’s End to the Isles of Scilly. Ever since visiting as a 13-year old, Jane has seen the islands as a little slice of paradise, just 28 miles from mainland Britain.

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  • Jul052015

    A map of the shipping forecast

    My map of the UK shipping forecast combines my interest with cartography, typography, nature and history. If you love weather,…

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  • Sep122014

    Wharf Stream Way waymarker post

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    In June, I submitted a design to be carved as a waymarker post  as part of the The Wharf Stream…

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  • Sep082013

    Antony Gormley – Another Place

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    We happened to be driving from Cumbria to North Wales yesterday and it occurred to me that it would a…

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  • Jul282012

    A visit to Hockney’s East Yorkshire

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    Did you see the exhibition of David Hockney’s paintings at the Royal Academy earlier this year? Many of the pictures…

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  • Mar012012
    David Hockney with his painting the arrival of spring

    David Hockney: A Bigger Picture

    David Hockney’s exhibition A Bigger Picture at The Royal Academy blew me away. I have loved Hockney for 33 years,…

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  • Feb232012

    John Piper at Blenheim Palace

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    I was unfeasibly delighted when I heard that a number of paintings by John Piper (1903 – 1992)  were to…

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