I was delighted to receive notification of a fabulous review, written by members of the Cam Valley Forum (CVF), about the River Friend Series of little books. Download the review HERE Purchase the books from Amazon: VIEW HERE River Friend Website: Details of available books in the seriesRead More
Seventh Little book in the River Friend Series: preview illustrations
I am hoping to publish the seventh little book in our River Friend Series within the next couple of months. With many other projects going on, it has taken some time to push through this particular book entitled “Water: Clean and Dirty”. Here are three little illustrations which are destined to be in it (only […]Read More
Book 5 is now out in the River Friend Series.
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REED—ON THE EDGE. Fifth book in the River Friend Series out 21st October 2020
The fifth little book all about the Reed water plant (Phragmites australis), to be published by River Friend, is due out soon. Here is a taster, and please watch out for it on Amazon and other famous bookshops. RIVER FRIEND: A series of Riverine Small Books by Tina Bone and Sylvia M. Haslam. Book 5. […]Read More
2012 The Almighty Reed and Reedlings UPDATE
This little painting for Book 5 in the River Friend Series (REED: ON THE EDGE) is going along quite nicely. Lots of fiddly bits, which you come to expect with my work, but great fun. It is just so annoying that I take so long to paint something! Here is the latest progress picture:Read More
2012 The Almighty Reed and Reedlings
Just started the illustrations for the next River Friend book: “REED: ON THE EDGE”, number five in the series. There are lots of nice things to say about reeds, both from a commercial and a leisure point of view. If you think a reed is dull, then this little book will enlighten you and broaden […]Read More
Artist Code 2010: Colour plate for book (or not?) Illumination border
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 […]Read More
Exhibition and Show at Gransden Saturday 28th September 2019 9.00am till everyone goes home!
I shall have a stand in the Craft Marquee at Gransden on Saturday 28th September 2019 and look forward to welcoming everyone to the event. It is a splendid day out for all the family and there is much variety of events and items for sale. Do come along and enjoy the whole day and […]Read More