A short walk along the shore at Prinsted has given so many opportunities for photography. These have ‘watercolour skies’. Thanks to Emsworth artist, Nic Cowper, for encouraging me to look at landscapes in a new way.
Through social media, I feel I am developing a growing number of photographer friends across the world. Sometimes they inspire me to try new compositions or techniques, sometimes they amuse me with their comments, and many times they cheer me up with their positive attitudes. They also introduce me to the work of other photographers. It … Continue reading
At Tuppenny Barn we had about 400 visitors. It is a superb venue. I sold the black and white pictured here. It is always good to sell things as this gives me feedback. Also popular were some of the tree images I took years ago. May be it is time to get out into the … Continue reading
A blustery weekend in April. A weekend for making memories. Pondering the meaning of the landscape. Who has walked this landscape before? Clouds scud across a darkening sky Stones – sentinels to our ancestors. A time for reflection As memories take birth
The gift of a bunch of tulips reminds me how important flowers are in my life. This year we are at Tuppenny Barn, Southbourne for the Emsworth Art Trail. We will be there the first weekend in May. Other artists will also be exhibiting their work. It will be worth a visit.
A major part of working with young people is concerned with facilitating the exploration and development of their identities. These identities can be closely bound with place. My identity is closely related to the places that members of my family and I have referred to as ‘home’, places to which I have a sense of … Continue reading
Paper presented at the EOE Conference, Stockholm, June 2013 How do people come to define themselves as outdoor people? How can I support colleagues so that they can become outdoor people? Is it important for the future that we nurture outdoor people? My starting supposition is that when people identity themselves as ‘outdoor’, they will … Continue reading