Clarks losing it’s ethos as a family business

Tom O’Neil the non family chairman of Clarks has surprisingly pulled the plug on support for Soul of Africa. The last family chairman visited the Soul of Africa project in Natal and determined that it was beneficial to the Clark brand to be seen linked to Soul...

Clarks losing it’s ethos as a family business

Tom O’Neil the non family chairman of Clarks has surprisingly pulled the plug on support for Soul of Africa. The last family chairman visited the Soul of Africa project in Natal and determined that it was beneficial to the Clark brand to be seen linked to Soul...

Early Morning Photography

Early this morning, Lance having just finished painting.    Lance and Kit on their way down to Glastonbury High Street.  Equipped for the day.   With Kit   All images taken by ‘ragndroneman’ a local photographer in...

A page from Lance’s book

At 81, Lance is still climbing the Tor and meeting like minded people on a daily basis, walking up the Tor with his Golden Retriever, Kit. He tells me that the climb up is a bit of an effort, but to paint and absorb the golden sun rise above the mist over the...

How do you draw people ?

Whist sketching this woman in Addis today a man approached me with that very question, “how do you draw people ” ? He told me all about his attempts at drawing his sister and how the sketches looked nothing like her.   I suggested he start as I did....

News from Ethiopia & the great Brave Hearts

News from Ethiopia ! ‎ Lance is working this week in Ethiopia on two Soul of Africa missions. Firstly, he is checking the start up of a new shoemaking production unit which with British government support is making exciting new shoe designs for Soul of Africa.  Shoes...

A happy community in Sedgemoor

I have been painting in a site out on Sedgemoor where the welcoming people and children are enjoying their non materialistic lifestyle. A community are living in £500 old caravans not sweating to pay off mortgages enjoying the murmurations and nature. Such warm and...