DJ Cooper – Missing Remnants Bio DJ Cooper is about 300 years old, writes science fiction/humour/weird, hails from another planet and is married with two teenage kids. The family has a house full of animals. Tropical fish, a degu called Sam (a small fluffy thing with a long tail, bigger than a hamster, smaller... Continue Reading →
My uncle’s art
Today I thought I would put up some more of my uncle's art since I've been going through some more of the house and finding more things.
I learn a new word
Today, thanks to a blog I visited and enjoyed https://fullfrontispiece.wordpress.com/ I have learned a new word, Frontispiece. A frontispiece in books generally refers to a decorative or informative illustration facing a book's title page, being the verso opposite the recto title page. While some books depict thematic elements, other books feature the author's portrait as the... Continue Reading →
Two birds, one stone
Today seems to be a day for doing lots and accomplishing little; at least that's how it feels, I've probably accomplished more than I think. Since that's the case I thought I would make a brief list of what I have done today to make myself feel better, plus there's a few things I was... Continue Reading →
Art in the park
There was a festival (a bit of a grand description for the event) in my local park over the weekend, and while heading to the charity shop to drop off some things this morning I decided to take a detour through the park to look at the results. There was a few really good pieces... Continue Reading →
A kinky little offering
I hope no-one will be offended by this but I stumbled across it amongst the various drawings and paintings done by my great-uncle - I had no idea he had done anything like this; it's not the only one either, and was amused by it and thought I'd shared it. I'm not sure when he... Continue Reading →
That time of life
the national newspapers. Since I've found these treasures, which I have to admit has given me great pleasure, I remember with fondness the hand painted Christmas cards I used to get as a child, I thought I would share some of them with you all. I hope you like them.