A Lonely Gnome


Aw…..are you going to adopt him Frank, at least for Christmas? I like your narrative that goes with your super painting.

The narrative is a poem Fiona, but POL website doesn’t separate the lines of verse 🙁

Poor chap! Needs a good home!! Love it!

Great rhyme and a painting together, doubly creative!

Great fun, Frank - and like the rhyme too!

Thanks all for commenting, this was a bit of fun to brighten up these cold days

Hang on Studio Wall

I am just a lonely gnome Sitting in my garden home, Perched here with my rod in hand Never, ever a fish to land Watching people passing by It really makes me want to cry If I could only walk like them too Instead of being stuck here like glue I'd find a pub near here And buy myself a pint of beer In a nearby lake, I'd catch a fish To make myself a tasty dish But alas, I’m still stuck here No water, fish or beer No comfort, like a nice warm bed Just a robin to dob on my head!

About the Artist
Frank Bingley

I've had very little tuition over the years except for a two year course during the late 1990s in watercolour. Since retirement in 2012, I now have time to pursue my love of painting. In recent years I have ventured into linoprinting, acrylics , oils and gouache. Gouache is fast becoming my…

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