The way we were. The old post office at longnor.


Excellent work

Really good pastel work John

Lovely scene well captured

Lovely dreamy effect!

Grateful thanks to Linda, Paul, Heather, Romila and carolyn for your valued comments. It's good to have such good and honest painter comrades that keep me going. Best wishes to all.

This is really lovely John.

Lovely scene John, we have an old telephone box opposite our home, now used an impromptu library!

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.pastel 12x16.........A scene like this takes our minds back way before emails and Google to a communication system that is now gone forever, which the modern age has reshaped for us. It was painted from a number of sketches and photos with some artist licence thrown in

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John Betton

My interest in art and art history began aged about 11. I am part taught but mainly self taught. After A Level art and foundation courses at Newcastle Under Lyme college of art and private tuition from local artists Bernard Culshaw and Alston Emery I worked as a ceramic artist in the pottery…

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