Category Archives: Art & Photography

A busy Week at RAF Ripperston

We always enjoy everything we do at the Set House and in the  admin buildings of former GCI Radar Station, RAF Ripperston, especially mending leaky roofs We NEARLY always enjoy everything we do at former GCI Radar Station, RAF Ripperston, … Continue reading

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RAF Ripperston welcomes Baby Bondholder

Baby Betty Visits the Set House at RAF Ripperston We had the most beautiful young visitor to our Guided Tour last week. Five week old Betty. And she didn’t make even a hint of a squeak right through John’s Presentation … Continue reading

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What a Wonderful Day

Yesterday I posted an image of Joe Frowen’s ‘Stargate Astronauts’ Yesterday I had three ‘Stargate Astronauts’ to gaze at with admiration Today I have only two ‘Stargate Astronauts’ remaining here with me. Ah! One of them has gone ‘stargazing’, bought … Continue reading

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Joe Frowen’s Ceramic Art

Space Cowboys & Stargate to the Past Trilogy   I’m testing the appearance of my image for automatically posting to Facebook and what better way to do this than to focus on some exciting and unique ceramic art by Joe … Continue reading

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Reporting in from ‘RAF Ripperston’

THE SECTOR CLOCK This is our first ‘dispatch’ from former GCI Radar Station, RAF Ripperston. (and with John in charge, these reports may become a little more frequent than my posts when it was just Jane’s Blog. You have been … Continue reading

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MY ONCE YEARLY POST ! HA!

As you will see from my website, I have had little or no time over the past year to share my endeavours update my BLOG. I have also had no time at all for my own art; however, I have … Continue reading

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And then there was Braque!

This has been some year. I can only say that the images of the paintings by Sigrid Müller in my last post are just so amazingly beautiful that they have obviously kept all of my ‘blog’ followers ‘following’ for the last … Continue reading

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Perfectly Perfect

A new beginning and a wonderful new addition to my ever expanding list of ‘ARTISTS WHO INSPIRE ME’ We have had a perfectly perfect week. I am now starting to believe that John and I can relax and enjoy the … Continue reading

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WWII Secret Project Revealed

For those of you who have born with me and my terrible track record as a blogger, (not even including my lack of replies to readers – I have tried but know I have failed horribly), hopefully you may find … Continue reading

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Take a Breath and Catch-up

First & foremost I should like to thank everyone who saw my exhibition at Oriel Q and was kind enough to tell the curator, Lynne, their thoughts and/or write in the comments book. The feedback has been wonderful and I … Continue reading

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Time Lapse Video of a typical shoot

Just to finish off chatting about my ‘oh, so precious’ project – as if you hadn’t already seen enough or guessed how ‘precious’ I am about it – I thought I’d show you the one and only timelapse I have … Continue reading

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Artistic Message – Thresholds & Thin Places

So far, with regard to the path I took in the creation of my upcoming exhibition, I have been concentrating on the technical aspect of the photography. This is a long blog post but I would really like the chance to … Continue reading

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Time runs out but I have have a moment of discovery.

Following the previous shoot in the early Autumn of my ACP1 Module, the lead in to ACP2 which would be my finals, I knew that somehow The Submerged Forest would be the subject of my Degree Show. It had become … Continue reading

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Degree Show Exhibition – cont.

Ok, so there weren’t the flocks of seagulls that I had been hoping to find on a ‘Distant Shore’ for my Degree Show idea but I was loving the ‘day to night’ photography I was practicing on the Submerged Forest stumps, so … Continue reading

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Degree Show Exhibition – where it all started – two years before

‘Spirit of Ynyslas’ was my Degree Show Exhibition. Is there ever a right time to be thinking about your Degree Show; I think most students start to think about it at the end of their first year when they see … Continue reading

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Myth or Manipulation

Many of you looking at these images might wonder if they are petrified trees; trees that have been turned to stone through the process of ‘permineralization’ . Certainly the technician at Metro Imaging in London, who did an absolutely brilliant … Continue reading

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Oriel Q – Spirit of Ynyslas – Forthcoming Exhibition

I am very excited to have an ‘On the Stair’ Exhibition of my images from ‘Spirit of Ynyslas’ opening in  Oriel Q in Narbeth on Saturday 25th February. If you would like to come to the opening       … Continue reading

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A Project Shared – An Exhibition Approaching

My first term in BA1 Fine Art Painting, Drawing and Printmaking is now behind me and these images are of my mini project in Painting and Colour Theory. The project was ‘Found Objects’ and it probably doesn’t come as any … Continue reading

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Amazing Peer Support – plus my BA Photography Dissertation

I have thought about this very little, so I am being brave; just putting it out there, bring on the crit. I have come to the decision that if I am going to continue my blog then I have to … Continue reading

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“to BLOG, or not to BLOG, that is the……………………….

Just how can a simple, really quite trivial in the big picture , question of blogging disturb my mind for approximately 18 months? So much so, that the hundreds of blog posts I’ve written are still filed, not to be … Continue reading

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