Colour Adventures in Margate

 

Margate draws me back repeatedly – a down-to-earth town with a gorgeous seafront, welcoming people and the Turner Contemporary.

Places with sea or river are always a delight for me, and I am equally attracted to artists who make us see the beauty of water.  JMW Turner has always inspired me and, to my delight, the Turner Contemporary is currently exhibiting his work.

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Needless to say, this is me not Turner!      Margate,  January 2015

 

JMW Turner: Adventures in Colour is on exhibit until Sunday 8 January 2017, and a section is devoted to some of the works he created in Margate.

 

 

aDSC_0636_ppCopyright Debbie Smyth, 22 October 2016

 

 

6 thoughts on “Colour Adventures in Margate

  1. How about a comma after “Don’t” and an exclamation mark after ‘Miss’? Wouldn’t it be a fetching first sentence in a novel?

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      1. I forgot Brits wouldn’t use commas in this case any longer. First you got rid of the full stop after Mr and Mrs, then the apostrophy disappeared from place-name and business signs, the hyphen in on the decline… It’s hard to keep up.

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