Look Clouds

….standing in a field looking back at Kokonga Church…..

…same cloud different angle….

…currently looking at clouds instead of drawing.

Undisclosed Location

…but here’s a clue…IMG_4423

 

…and another from the the front window….(you can see the road but those on the road can’t see you)…

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…fire on….

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…gear stowed….

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..time to relax & enjoy the scenery….

IMG_4381…have dinner & start mucking about with a pen….

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…and drinking…

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…it’s always a pleasure to find a great table to drink work at …

 

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…day one…

…first order of business…

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…don’t try this at home or on holiday…

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…and for day two….

….always have a rainy day project in reserve…

 

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…even if it means doing what you do for a living on your holiday…

IMG_4411…there are benefits….

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…try not to talk to the local flora….

IMG_4392…and be careful which pot you use…..

IMG_4402…eat properly (goat sausages!!!,…I love my local butcher)….

IMG_4404…whilst not loosing sight of the main reason for getting away from it all…

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…which was….

…trying to aggregate all of the ideas running around in the sketch book with the aim of gaining some semblance of order with a hint of logical time flow…

 

IMG_4396….it took hours & hours & hours….

 

…but…(spoiler alert for those who won’t be able to resist embiggening*)…

…the results were….

…er…results….

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…that’s close to 50 individual story ideas (at a very rough count)…22 pages worth of those already plotted…

…and then I put all the nice clean records back in their covers ….IMG_4420

 

…and went home.

 

…(*the word embiggen is brought to you by…

https://monsterinthenextroom.wordpress.com/2015/03/23/sketch-pad-cloistered/

….go check out Clare’s blog, home of embiggening, today!)….

 

…(and thank you very very very much Mad’s & Phil).

Scam Postcard 4

…not really a scam…Scan 22

 

…more of a plea for resolution on the issue of the sheep flavoured exports to our fellow meat eaters in China.

(…in other news…it’s snowing relatively heavily for Dunedin today…was up real early to take photos, but both sets of batteries for the camera were flat…aaarrrgh!…grew up in more temperate climes, so snow is still a novelty…it only settles here every couple of winters…random…which adds to “our” excitement…)

 

(…at this point Tony abandons his blog so he can stare out the window…)