Saturday, 20 July 2013

La Canicule

For once we share temperatures with the South of France and all the talk is of the heatwave. Reference is made to the heatwave in France in 2003 and I remember it well. It prompted the painting La Canicule when it seemed to me that the village was almost on fire!

La Canicule.  Oil on canvas

Sunday, 7 July 2013

Rugby, Delilah and Bread of Heaven.

Lions roar to historic victory over Australia 

Reading the commentary, looking at the pictures and using my imagination, I can feel the excitement from the other side of the world.  What it must be like to be in Sydney now...

British and Irish Lions' Alex Corbisiero scoring a try against the Australian Wallabies in Sydney