A Dropped Ice Cream

…Favourite days were Thursdays. That was when the ice cream man came round, Mr. Whippy. It was the once a week exceptional treat and just in time before Top of the Pops started. Disaster could strike at any time if it was a warm day, or too energetic a movement, would cause a seismic shift in the delicate balance of a top heavy ice cream and it would slide into oblivion, crashing to the ground with a slight plop. There was never a second one and many an ice cream would be quickly scooped up stones, grass and all if you were lucky to get it before your pet dog got there. Many a tear was shed…
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  • black
  • white
  • painting
  • oil
  • art
  • jack
  • monochrome
  • russell
  • children
  • dogs
  • cream
  • back
  • play
  • ice
  • nostalgic
  • streets
  • and
  • at

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23 x 30 cm
oil on canvas
7 Years ago

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gary smith

oil paintings, fine art prints


193 works in paintingmixed media

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Durham United Kingdom
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