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and on the beach

and on the beach

From time to time, I am kept up at night by an image in my head.  Usually it is sufficient to reach for the sketchbook by the bed so I can take a note of it and get back to sleep.  Sometimes that’s not enough. I made a couple of sketches and one or two notes about the colouring and… Read more →

La porte de Mme Dubreuil

La porte de Mme Dubreuil

Above the door the sign reads: DUBREUIL MD TAILLEUR The rest of the front of the building is in the same gorgeous state of disrepair.  I imagine that once, local ladies would leave their children on these steps while they went in for fittings.  Emerging later clutching their new garments carefully crafted by Madamme Dubreuil. Now, the window frames are bleached bare… Read more →