Bridget Hunter

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Gender FEMALE
Location Ayrshire, Scotland
Introduction Thankyou for visiting my Blog. I'm a Mum, Grandma, friend, living on the South West coast of Scotland. Painters whose work I love - Joan Eardley, Pierre Bonnard, Ivon Hitchens, Barbra Rae. Mostly I draw and sketch things in my home and the landscape of Scotland, often using these as resources to paint in oils or acrylic.This blog shows some of these works and tells of my inspirations.
Interests Being with family and friends, lots of laughter, sketching and painting, trying to recapture feeling of freewheeling my bike fast downhill, walking to good coffee places, reading, quotations, poetry, exploring the west coast of Scotland, France and Italy, live music and theatre. Being with people who care about others. Amnesty International, World Wildlife Fund, One. "Dwelling in possibility" - Emily Dickinson "Have you ever stopped to think, and forget to start again?" W the Pooh
Favorite Movies As Good As It Gets, Juno, Lord of the Rings, Gladiator, In The Heat of the Night, One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest, Million Dollar Baby, Atonement, Bogart and Bacall TV - Drama, Travel, radio 4 - plays, humour
Favorite Music Jack White - "Jolene", Janis Joplin-"Cry Baby". Nigel Kennedy-"Czardas", Joan Osbourne-"Help Me", Jo Cocker-"A Little Help From My Friends". John Lennon, Steve Marriot, Sandi Thom, Glen Miller, Pavarotti
Favorite Books The Book Thief, Land of a Thousand Suns, Ian Rankin thrillers, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo series, Sci-Fi. Songbird, Winter in Madrid, Pride and Predudice