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Jake and Suzanne’s open day at their art studio

Our friends Jake and Suzanne had an open day at their art studio in April 2012. Suzanne’s teenage son, Jacob, is a good friend of Toby and Felix.

Here are some of Suzanne’s pieces: they are all around a metre or more high…

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The art above is her first portrait work in 20 years, she says! Wow!

Normally she does sculptures. Here is one…

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Here is Jake with some of his pieces…

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Catherine, Felix and I had a lovely time seeing all this work in their large, bright studio at the University here in Al Ain.