My Exhibition

After all those months of preparation my exhibition was officially opened on Saturday afternoon by Sir William McAlpine. Over one hundred guests attended the event. The Mayor of Henley came, as did George Cole, Paul Daniels and Debbie McGee, David Barber – The Royal Swan Marker, Tony Hobbs, and many other local celebrities together with […]

Gas Alert?

No, but it is my protection when making the bronze head as the fumes from the various resins and bronze ingredients, when mixed up, can cause real problems. Shirley, my sculpture teacher, found to her cost the other day the effects of the fumes which put her out of action for a while with a […]

Wandering in Westonbirt

The only sunny day of last week happened to coincide with my birthday. Luckily we had decided to visit Westonbirt Arboretum near Tetbury in Gloucestershire. Managed by the forestry commission it contains one of the most famous tree collections in The world. Mostly collected and nurtured by the great Victorian botanists it contains over 18,000 […]