Shipping forecast wins award!Read more
To my utter surprise and delight, my shipping forecast painting, ‘Attention All Shipping’ has won a British Cartographic Society award!
The death of Jane Digby – 11 August 18811 CommentRead more
Here’s a bodice-ripping love story of sex and adventure: the story of Jane Elizabeth Digby, Lady Ellenborough. She died on…
The death of Frida Kahlo – 13 July 19541 CommentRead more
“They thought I was a Surrealist, but I wasn’t. I never painted dreams. I painted my own reality.”
Artist Frida Kahlo was born in 1907, the daughter of Hungarian Jewish father and indigenous Mexican mother….
The Shakespeare triptychRead more
Three paintings in praise of Shakespeare: 1 a map of Europe with the plays shown in their approximate location, 2.…
The death of Mary Leakey – 9 December 1996No CommentsRead more
No matter who we are and what we think, the beautiful truth is that we are all children of Africa.…
All the plays of ShakespeareRead more
A painting of all the plays of Shakespeare as a map with the plays shown in their approximate location.
The death of Alfred Russel Wallace – 7 November 1913Read more
How and why do species change? Why do some occur in some places, but not in others? Why do they…
The death of Dr Jane Elizabeth Hodgson – 23 October 2006No CommentsRead more
There are many reasons why a pregnancy may be unwanted. A woman may have no access to contraception or already…
Amelia Earhart disappears – 2 July 1937Read more
“…first lady of the skies, she had no guy holding her down, no one could clip her wings, she was…
Guernica – 26 April 1937No CommentsRead more
On 26 April 1937, it was market day in Guernica, a small town in northern Spain considered to be the…
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