as a star fades

In Mossgrove garden I have  made a bit of temporary art. It has the front page of a newspaper the day that David Bowie died. I pasted this on to … Continue reading as a star fades

A short story of a long life

It was lovely to see Mavisbank featured in the BBC production ‘Scotland from the sky’. The aerial footage revealed the wow! Without Mavisbank I would not have met so many … Continue reading A short story of a long life


The family garden of Monty Don.


A film about Castle Newe, Strathdon. This film is dedicated to Bettine Forbes and is given with love by three teddy bears holding paws together: Hale Bopp, Aloysius and Paddington. … Continue reading NEWE