Category Archives: Nelson City

Taken with a pinch of Salt

Grant Palliser exhibition a Salt, Red’s dedicated serious art exhibition space.. Mostly diptyches. Asked if I could mix and match. Didn’t go down well… Advertisements

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Breakfast of Champions

They say “Don’t give Speights to yer mates” and Tui’s only redeeming feature is their iconic advertising…… No accounting for taste….

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Who says…

…that independent bookshops are are a dying breed? Page and Blackmore in Nelson

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…at the Nelson Market

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On yer bike

  You only get this view if you’re on a) the velociped or b) shank’s ponies. Great Taste Trail, looking from the Richmond foreshore across to Nelson

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Theme Day – March 2016- Heimat – A sense of belonging

Can you have 2 places where you feel you belong? I guess so. I got tapped for the March theme and I chose – there was a bit of pushback – “Heimat – a sense of belonging” I grew up … Continue reading

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  Tug of war outside the Nelson Mail’s offices

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