Cockatoos

White cockatoos up in the gum trees at Bishop Road Reserve Dalkeith this morning…

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Ascot Brickworks Kiln

Cycling around Perth today, stopped at the old brickworks in Ascot, quick sketch of one of the kilns, there’s a row of these domed little kilns and several square chimney stacks all in disrepair. The brickworks ceased in 1982…

Tom Fricker Cottage

Sketching with the Perth Plein Air Painters this morning…this is “Tom Fricker Cottage”. It’s an old single storey iron and weatherboard house that was originally sited in nearby Jolimont but moved to Swanbourne and placed next to Tom Collins house as examples of early WA architecture, set among mature gum trees it’s beautiful spot…