Tag Archives: painted

1st November 2013 – bandstand

Abandoned in the middle of a concrete slab, it looks out over the busy harbour port. Its roof is painted in faded colours, the red white and blue of national pride.

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31st October 2013 – trick or treat

They wear pyjamas and their faces are painted with ghoulish designs. They clutch their bags excitedly, their eager eyes lit by the glow of the smiling pumpkins in each window.

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11th October 2013 – coffin

Tight, woven wicker, painted a soft green by loving hands. Tied with ribbons carrying last messages of love and loss. Held on the shoulders of lovers and friends. Love surrounds us as we say goodbye.

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6th August 2013 – street organ

Painted in bright colours, it draws in young and old. As the handle is turned, it reads familiar tunes from punched cardboard strips. A group of tiny wooden morris men dance, play and drink to entertain the crowds.

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