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Tea and Cake

Against a background of bigger issues, I made some time for sketching this afternoon:

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I’ve been reinspired, during a wonderful week in Scotland (with rare internet access, a bonus) and walking up hills I hadn’t yet climbed. Creag Meaghaidh was one, my only previous attempt one winter (1992) when the cornices were huge and precarious and a gale force blizzard confirmed a wise decision to abandon the attempt. This time the climb was easy, with great views and dramatic clouds:

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Landscape and sky… light and dark, edges and haze and a sense of space and layered forms into an unknown distance…
I feel ideas growing …