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About junnywindows

i own a window cleaning biz that focusses on 4 East England coastal towns. its always busy year-round and has its moments of humour and sadness

paintings at Felixstowe beach in December 2021

i had found these 2 pieces of limestone and decided to paint little merman and mermaid on them.these are now for sale in my etsy shop http://www.etsy.com/uk/shop/sunnySUFFOLKart .Although i had found the stones inland i decided to take them down … Continue reading

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sea metal from the beach.

A few years ago i collected a stash of metal while metal detecting local beaches.I kept it as i found the pieces interesting. Much of it is little aluminium bits and bobs. Recently i have been using them in my … Continue reading

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sleepy hamlet just outside of Bodo

i decided to paint this onto a cotton bag using fabric paints and am pleased with how it turned out.Fabric paints are not so easy to use as acrylic paints but they stick like shit to a blanket! i actually … Continue reading

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my fave ride was Skyjets

as a kid i loved the skyjets ride – i pulled a lever and with a hiss the jet lifted up . im remember it was powered upwardly below the arms by compressed air ram cylinders . i THINK it … Continue reading

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erosion/houses lost/memories of North of Southwold

I have painted these 2 paintings after getting inspired on the beach north of Southwold in Suffolk. The sea has really eaten into the land there,several houses have been lost to the waves and i get a weird feeling whenever … Continue reading

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the easel cometh

a tripod art easel-this came my way via my nephew Jake,he had been given this when he took art lessons as a 6yr old-however since then it had sat unused till he recently offered it to me .It made its … Continue reading

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a sea driftwood frame

i made this recently using several pieces of sea worn driftwood that i collected on Felixstowe beach. I believe that some of the driftwood that lands here has its origins in one of the many shipwrecks that lay in the … Continue reading

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sea surfer

i made this using a piece of sea metal and driftwood i collected from the tideline of my local beach.I am really pleased with how it turned out -what dyou think? its now for sale in my etsy shop along … Continue reading

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stone age art piece

i found this stone age cutting tool on the beach, its a flint stone that 1000s of years ago had been worked into a useful sharp edge. Once i got it home i looked at it and decided to add … Continue reading

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making a mermaids cabinet

from my stash of sea driftwood i decided to make this bathroom cabinet. Looking over the very sea worn wood i sensed it had got real history.I once read that well over 100 ships and boats were shipwrecked off this … Continue reading

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