Meadowsweet sketch Growing on the banks of the River Hundreds at Rushmere in Suffolk is a swathe of meadowsweet (Filipendula ulmaria). Not obvious from it’s appearance it is a member of the rose family it has tiny fluffy white flowers on top of tall stems. It’s flowers have an almond like sweet smell and once […]
Barn Owl sketch Very sad to see this Barn owl lying at the road side at Benacre on the A12. Unfortunately it had been hit quite hard so I have sketch as much as was possible. Such a beautiful sight normally in the morning or evening light.
Cattle across the marshland, Southwold From the end of the Blackshore looking across the marshland and up towards the water tower in Southwold. In the long grass are a herd of mixed cattle grazing. After a cycle down from Kessingland and a great stop at the Sail Loft ( http://www.sailloftsouthwold.uk/) on Ferry road.
Cannon on top of Gun Hill southwold A sketch of one of the six cannons that sits pointing out to sea on Gun Hill in Southwold. These eighteen pound cannons were given to the town in 1746 by the Royal Amouries for protecting shipping from raids.
Covehithe Church sketch This view is from the road as it approaches the thatched church of St Andrew’s built in 1672 which sits inside the ruins of the once larger church.