New Gallery

Gallery I've just added a gallery of photos taken on a tour down the river today… I hired a boat just for myself….. it's a little difficult photographing from a moving boat, but… I got some interesting photos…

Flowers and Silk.

It's a perfect morning here today. I can see  lot of Bangkok from my balcony and it's spectacular. I'm going to have some time on the river today and I hope to visit Jim Thompson's house, the flower market in China Town and a fabric market in China Town…. Who is Jim Thompson? I was…


This is a small portion of the view from my room on the 45th floor. It's rather an amazing site. I got here safely, along with my luggage.

On the road again….

I'm in the club in the airport in London on my way to bangkok… It was cold here today preparing me for the cold at home I think,  but Bangkok will be another story. I think every man and his dog was in London today, I've never seen so many people. They kept bumping into my…

My Artlife blog.

I just updated my website and thought you might want to check it out. To visit, just click on the links below or paste the URLs into your browser. Outstanding. Take a look and let me know what you think!

The image of Ophelia by Millais

I had quite a few comments about the painting Ophelia… I've added a video of the painting of Ophelia, you might find it interesting. John Everett Millais, Ophelia, oil on canvas, 1851-52 (Tate Britain, London) Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris, Dr. Steven Zucker Smarthistory, a multimedia web-book about art: discussing The Pre-Raphaelites<br>Millais' Ophelia.

Two days of work.

The best laid plans of mice and men… I have had to shelve some of the plans I had. Mainly because of the weather and partly because I just can't summon that extra organizational energy that I need to make it work. My Sister Heather and her husband arrived in London yesterday and I got…