In the past few weeks the busyness of preparing for the course has settled down. I've posted certificates and photos for my enrolment and filled forms in for funding; researched season tickets for the train and investigated the station that I'll use.
One of my favourite illustrators died: Pauline Baynes, known for her work on the Dictionary Of Chivalry, and numerous CS Lewis and JRR Tolkien books.
I found a jolly, if less enduring artist in Ashkahn.
The Southampton City Art Gallery has a particularly enjoyable three-room exhibition by local artists, all representing water in their own ways.