Artist Code 2010: Colour plate for book (or not?) Illumination border

Posted by Tina on June 01, 2020  /   no comment

I have just completed typesetting (I hope for the last time before publishing) the fourth book in the River Friend Series I am co-authoring with Sylvia Haslam. The first page in this book shows the famous poem by William Henry Davies (1871-1940) “Leisure” surrounded by an illuminary border which I composed and outlined with pen […]

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VE Day video with my Painting at Ely Cathedral:

Posted by Tina on May 08, 2020  /   no comment

It was an honour to have my painting chosen to front the VE Day at Ely Cathedral online video on Friday, 8th May 2020. This picture, Artist Code 1602, was commissioned in 2016 and completed in 2017. Commission brief was to portray a World War II Lancaster Bomber flying over Ely Cathedral. The commissioner’s engineering […]

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My Second Water Colour Workshop

Posted by Tina on February 29, 2020  /   no comment

National Women’s’ Register60th AnniversaryWednesday, 26th February 2020, 2.30–4.30pmThe Athenæum, Bury St Edmunds Water Colour Workshop by Tina Bone(Tina’s Fine Art UK) “Ernie…and we had the fastest Art-Class in the West”. Well, East actually! A Fellow Iceni Botanical Artist, who had volunteered to run an Art Class at the National Womens Register 60th Anniversary celebrations, found […]

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My Interview with the “Thunderfairy”

Posted by Tina on December 11, 2019  /   no comment

10th December 2019: I received a personal visit at home from the lovely Thordis Fridriksson (BBC Radio Cambridge and Radio Norfolk. Twitter: @Thunderfairy). If they are worthy, the clips are scheduled to be aired after New Year 2020. Thordis’ programme is on BBC Radio Cambridgeshire, 3.00–4.00pm Monday to Friday. As with Christopher South when I […]

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40 Local Artists at St Mary’s Exhibition, Comberton

Posted by Tina on November 22, 2019  /   no comment

I just spent a good 2 hours at this exhibition. I must say that the artwork this year is tremendously good and the variety of work never ceases to amaze me. My “Best in Show” selection are the five artworks submitted by Paul McCarthy. His bird and Cambridge scenes are wonderful (but of course that […]

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Tina’s Penultimate 2019 Exhibition St Mary’s Comberton

Posted by Tina on November 21, 2019  /   no comment

The exhibition is open Friday, 22nd to Sunday 24th November 2019. Open each day from 10.00am to 4.00pm. (Royston Lane, Comberton, CB23 7ED). A wonderful selection of Arts and Crafts from some top artists in the region—great Christmas gifts available. Plus tea, coffee and biscuits. TINA’S SPECIAL AND UNIQUE CHRISTMAS GIFTS: NEW: Paperback Books in […]

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Christopher South and the Boring Old Woman!!

Posted by Tina on November 18, 2019  /   no comment

Unlike this morning where the sun is lighting my whole world under a wide blue sky, yesterday (Sunday 17th November 2019) was bleak and miserable. I had spent the night tossing and turning, worrying about appearing on BBC Radio Cambridgeshire’s “Great Outdoors” programme with Christopher South, and arose from my bed rather worse for lack […]

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A message from Artist Val Pettifer (please share)

Posted by Tina on November 15, 2019  /   no comment

Val is holding an Art Exhibition and Sale at the Melbourn Hub Gallery (SG8 6DZ) from 30th November to 20th December (NO SUNDAYS) She is donating all the proceeds from exhibition sales to Pancreatic Cancer UK, to be put towards much needed research into the disease. Val would really appreciate it if you could […]

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