Category Archives: Fun

Painting Just for Fun


Painting for Fun Painting is a great way to relax, rid yourself of stress, and have fun all at the same time. It doesn’t matter if you can’t draw a straight line and you feel absolutely hopeless. This little exercise … Continue reading

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The ‘Written Acts of Kindness Reward’ Nomination 3


The ‘Written Acts of Kindness Award’ My third nomination for this award goes to the lovely, unassuming Marian Beaman, who describes herself  as a former plain girl who’s now turning fancy. I’m indebted to Marian who has always supported my posts by frequently commenting … Continue reading

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Why I’m Called Gold


  My husband often calls me Gold. When I asked him why, he said it’s better than AU.

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To Percy (PC), Love from Meg Abyte


Sorting through some of my papers, I came across a printed copy of an old email; it was to my youngest son, Brian, who’d left home to attend university. We used to address our emails as if it was our computers … Continue reading

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Original Acrylic Painting – Rocky Beach


One from my imagination painted the week before Christmas. I think I’ll rework the rocks and their shadows . I’ve had a dreadful cold since New Years Eve, so once I’ve recovered I’ll have another go. I quite liked the sky though. New … Continue reading

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Original Acrylic Painting – Boat and Cottages


I added glitter paint to this one, just for fun. My husband laughs at my water fowl. He’s right though, even I have no idea what they’re meant to be. I’m claiming artist’s license, ha ha. Promoting Authors, Artists and Poets … Continue reading

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Original Acrylic Painting – Colourful Path


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Original Acrylic Painting – Odd Cottages


  I painted this a while ago; it was a quick experiment using only two colours. It turned out rather strange though, as the end wall seems to belong to both cottages. Can you see it? The light is a reflection from the glass the painting is under. … Continue reading

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Original Acrylic Painting, Fishing in the Gambia


I’ve tried several times to take a picture of this painting. I framed it under glass so it always reflected a light or shadows. This time I took it out of the frame before taking the photo, but it still … Continue reading

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One Lovely Blog Award


  Thank you Emilia Leigh, London based writer, blogger, and dreamer, who nominated me for this ‘One Lovely Blog’ award. Her blog is at  I’m delighted to receive this award as it’s my first as a blogger, so thank you … Continue reading

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Does This Sound Familiar?


I couldn’t resist reblogging this from  

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Original Acrylic Painting – Deserted Beach


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Let’s Start a Bloggers’ International “Be Kind to Each Other Group”.


  Bekindteachorg It seems to me that bloggers are a natural social-support group. When we read a post from someone who seems down, or is struggling in some aspect of their lives, most of us have a tendency to offer … Continue reading

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Original Acrylic Painting of Carew Castle, Wales


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First Oil Painting I Ever Attempted


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Original Acrylic Painting – Fingers Of Fire


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Original Acrylic Painting – Roses


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Embroidered Flowers


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Eye-Say, Have You Seen Eye-Do?


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Original Painting – Beach Scene


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