This is one of my favourite Toni Childs songs, though my favourite album is probably The Women’s Boat…and the video artist (Animalz Cry Too) has made a compilation of beautiful shots of water, waves, sunsets, beaches…

My last solo exhibition was called Flagships for the Landlocked, I think I miss painting as much as the sea…I managed an hour on the quilt today, the petrol blue taffeta on the back is beginning to look quite water/lakelike and lovely Eleanor was impressed with the top, apparently I’ve described it quite badly! Much shinier than she expected!

This is a detail of Flying Colours from that show: