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Saturday, February 21, 2015

The town you grew up in, School hall, Ann Hyde

My first school, Primary, had a separate Hall next door.  That's what I've chosen to draw.  On one side it had a veranda, which the kids loved playing in.  Looking on Google Street View it is still intact, amazing after all this time.

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  1. That looks like a nice hall for kids to play in. Nicely done!

  2. oh, i never ever thought of peeking in on my old schools on google maps! some of them were on the other side of the country! what a great idea you have!
    i LOVe Love your painting! <3

    1. Hi Amy, hope this has given you some ideas for paintings and finding inspiration on Google Street View is a very good way to look back on places you have lived. It would be really good if you joined in here with us too, hope you do. Let us have your email address and we can send you an Invite to join........ann :-)

  3. How sweet to find your first school, Ann and to be able to draw it. You've made such a lovely painting of this memory!!!!!!!!!!! Thanks for sharing.

    1. It was a lovely school to start life with and I'm still in contact with one of my old friends from there.


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