Scrap yard engine


Thank you for your very kind comment Carole. I had not thought of that, but I suppose you are correct as my granddaughter was asking about them and how they worked etc.

My dad use to drag me along to steam and traction engines rallies all over the place when I was a lass, I remember I loved the smell and noise of the the candy floss wasn’t so bad either. Another tribute to a long lost era Paul.

Hang on Studio Wall

A4 pencil. Old traction engine in a scrapyard, they were such powerful machines sad to see them decaying.

About the Artist
Paul (Dixie) Dean

I developed an interest in watercolour painting whilst recovering from a spinal injury . Started painting whilst laid flat on my back using a mirror, did it stop the OT pestering me, but it backfired. When I sat up had to start all over again as I was use to painting through a mirror. Stop painting…

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