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Old Friday 3rd August 2012, 20:36   #1
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First piece is a Curlew sketched from a photo took this summer in Siljansnäs, Dalarna, Sweden in pencil. First Curlew of the year, breading in the area, later seen 2 young.
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First piece is a Curlew sketched from a photo took this summer in Siljansnäs, Dalarna, Sweden in pencil. First Curlew of the year, breading in the area, later seen 2 young.
Very nice John, a nice portrait, nicely presented too...
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Beautiful drawing, John - lovely bird.
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Nice work there. Always glad to see another penciller.
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