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This is a poem about a well known Yorkshire Artist

Prussian Blue

Let me tell you a little story,
Of an artist that I once knew.
A proud adopted Yorkshireman,
Who only paints in Prussian Blue.

Landscapes wishy-washy
Water colours from life, but not true.
A pallet of so many colours,
But only uses Prussian Blue.

To some folks he is a Master,
To others genius through and through,
But I never rated him myself,
Because he only paints in Prussian Blue.

Copyright © | Year Posted 2019




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Date: 8/12/2019 3:15:00 PM
I like this. For me, these Holmfirth skies are always prussian blue with heavy cumulus, leaden, lingering and somewhat threatening. Tony H
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Kevin Shaw
Date: 8/12/2019 3:26:00 PM
Ah yes but one of Holmfirth's famous Sons only paints in Prussian Blue, no matter what the scene. Thanks for reading my little poem, kindest regards, Kevin
Date: 1/30/2019 2:02:00 PM
Nice, nice job on the satirical poem. I liked it even though I don't know who you are writing about.
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Date: 1/30/2019 5:27:00 PM
Just between you and me, its Ashley Jackson, thanks for the comment, kind regards, Kevin x