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A Walk on The Wild Side

The Galloway Hills provide a superb backdrop to the landscape in the lowlands of Scotland. The recent cold snap has left traces of snow on the highest peaks. Trying to do justice to such a dramatic scene is a difficult … Continue reading

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Scotland’s Secret Stone Circle

Inspiration for your artwork can come from many different sources. A few years ago I created two pieces of artwork depicting a nearby stone circle at Torhouse in south west Scotland. The simplest way to describe it is as a … Continue reading

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Memories of Shergar

Last week was the 30th anniversary of the disappearance of Shergar. The Aga Khan’s 1981 Derby winner was taken from his stable in Ireland and presumably killed in a bungled attempt to extort money from His Highness. That miserable end … Continue reading

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