Maida Vale tube was opened in 1915, and was entirely staffed by women for the first four years. It is always a pleasure popping out of the ground at one of these old tube stations. You KNOW you are in London. You have the same effect in Paris with their elegant Art-Deco Metros.
Other painting stories
An exhibition of my paintings at The Art bank Cafe in Shepton Mallet Somerset
I have an exhibition of my paintings at The Art Bank Cafe in Shepton Mallet, Somerset. Opening night is on Thursday the 5th of October and closes on the 30th. The exhibition will be a mixture of oil paintings and watercolours and I am really looking forward to exhbiting here as The Art Bank possesses
A painting of Nunney Church, Somerset to win in my next newsletter sent on the 5th-Oct-23
Sign up to my newsletter to enter a free draw to win my signed, original painting of All Saints’ Church, Nunney, Somerset worth £160, This painting is 15cm x 14.5cm, signed & mounted on acid-free card. Newsletter sent 5th October 2023 I look forward to your sign up in the box on this page. There
A painting video of Parliament Square, and the Houses of Parliament in London
In this commission I was asked to paint Parliament Square and the Houses of Parliament in London. I lived in London for almost a quarter of a century, picking-up all the cynicism big city living can give you. However, on returning here, I get quite a kick from all those red buses, black taxis, and,