Posts Tagged ‘leisure’

Tate Modern Turns Ten

March 31, 2010

Tate Modern turns 10 on 12 May 2010, 

 and, to celebrate, Tate Modern invites

 you to contribute the ten best images

 you’ve taken of Tate Modern and in

 Turbine Hall.

 As part of their 10th birthday 

 celebrations, the folks there are also

 planning a short film that tells the

 story of Tate Modern.

 Some  images posted to the Flickr 

 group before April 16th 2010 may

 be selected to be included in the

Tate Modern is 10 film. 

Go to the following link for full details: #mce_temp_url#


Bodhran & Tin Whistle – Salmon’s Leap

March 17, 2010

A video featuring pictures of the Irish countryside and music

by Celia and Marc of the Irish duo Salmon’s Leap — 

[A bodhran is a hand-held goatskin drum used in traditional

Irish music. The tin whistle (also called the tinwhistle,

whistle, penny whistle, Irish whistle, feadóg, or feadóg stain)

is a simple six-holed woodwind instrument.]

Irish Tin Whistle – The Corrs

March 17, 2010

This band is called “The Corrs” and is made up of 3 sisters

and a brother — Jim on keyboards, Sharon on violin (fiddle),

Caroline on drums and Andrea on tin (or penny) whistle.

They are from Dundalk in the east of Ireland, which is

located about 50 miles from Dublin.

The Corrs — Toss The Feathers

March 17, 2010

Happy St. Patrick’s Day, everyone!!!

And who is it, now, who will draw me a pint of lovely Guinness??? 🙂

Printable Coloring Pages

February 19, 2010

offers free coloring

pages at the 

following addy:


Digital art: Blues on the Half Shell

September 23, 2009

Blues on the Half Shell


© Diane Beaty

A piece with a definite New Orleans feel.

 Click on the link to view this in a larger size:


Digital art: Tropical

September 21, 2009



© Diane Beaty

A photo of a bit of one of my more colorful shirts.

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Digital art: Beach Baby

September 13, 2009

beach baby


© Diane Beaty

This piece has a summer feel. 


Gasparilla Pirate Fest

September 11, 2009

Gasparilla Pirate Fest












Every year, Tampa, Florida gets invaded by pirates.

Click on the link to learn of the mischief and mayhem

planned for 2010: #mce_temp_url#

Once you’ve clicked on the link, hover your

mouse pointer over the ship icon at that official site

for a bit of cannon fire 🙂

ready for departure

August 21, 2009


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