The park is noisy with the shouting of children as its school holidays but they cannot hope to compete with the tree top congregation of crows and rooks.

Corvids, finished

What did Burns say about plans going astray? My planned calm day turned into an unexpected trip to Chichester to fetch prints which were supposed to be delivered yesterday and a flat tyre on the way home. In spite of all that I managed to finish this painting.

Corvids, in progress.

Only two days to go to my show but here I am trying to get another painting done. I have a list I had wanted to do and this was one I didn’t want to leave out. Sometimes working at speed is a good thing as there is not time to get too picky. Some…