A collection of 22 posts
Naïve UK artist Mani Parkes loves the simple things, and dogs!
Mani Parkes has always wanted to be an artist. Today she is a successful professional artist. The quick drying nature of acrylic paints are ideal for Mani as she can add all the tiny details to her pictures without delay. Image credit: "Make a Wish" by Mani Parkes redraggallery.co.uk
David Oakley - A story of resilience, grit and determination - Part 2
David Oakley, a mixed media artist, has lived two lives. Life One was your usual life of a talented young man. In August 2002, David started his ‘second’ life courtesy of an unexpected and unwanted event. Image credit: Gary Sissons Bayside News
At Home with the Marvellous Movie Girls - Part 3
At Home with the Marvellous Movie Girls you will see a wonderful painting of Venus Bay, Victoria by Susan Bayre, meet the embodiment of nature & love in a German Shepherd called DD Dog (above) & learn that Caroline was rewarded with a Delft Blue vase for teaching fire fighting techniques.
Showcasing "Remarkable Dogs". We start with "Bob" who was made a Distinguished Member of the Royal Humane Society. Also showcased: Buddy, America's first seeing eye dog; Greyfriars Bobby; Moustache. Image: Herbie with his handler Sapper Darren Smith at the Australian War Memorial.