Abandoned cottage in the wilds of Northumberland.

Abandoned cottage in the wilds of Northumberland.

I must have been out when you called Michael - nice watercolour!

Thanks Marjorie. It's our homework from Joe Hush's Friday class.

Lovely Michael whose that very handsome young sailor

Thanks Dennis. That's me when I was 18. I'd forgotten I was a babe magnet then too.

Obviously with those good looks nearly as handsome as now

Dennis, you embarrass me. You know how shy and humble I am about that subject.

What have you two got going?

Sorry Michael but I suffer with the same problem horrible isn't it

I’ve got my violin out......lol Top marks here Michael, Joe is setting challenging homework. Love your new photo Michael......think I’m in love!lol

All noted ladies and gentlemen. Thanks Fiona. Problem is Fiona, I don't look like that anymore, boo hoo.......

Nice neat and pleasing little work Michael.

What a lovely painting Michael, I like the pink in the sky. I'm loving your young photo, still handsome now😁

Thanks Margaret. You're very kind.

Like the way you have left bits of white showing on the trees and fence.

Nice one - cottage looks quite liveable

Thanks Linda and Maureen.

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About the Artist
Michael McManus

I was born in 1946. In the 1960s and part of the 70s I was an airman in the Royal Navy, Fleet Air Arm. I joined Durham Constabulary in 1971. In 1999 I retired from policing and began teaching sociology and criminology at Durham University with emphasis on policing and researching crime. I've just…

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