’UNCOMMON SIGHTS’ A series of 4 paintings for 60th Anniversary celebrations of the Leicester & Rutland Wildlife Trust.
’RUSTLING REEDS’ no2
NARBOROUGH BOG. Station Rd, Croft, Leicester LE9 3EL.
Park near the club-house and walk across the recreation ground to the reserve entrance.
The sheer abundance of summer reeds growing in ‘Narborough Bog’ inspired this painting. Reaching intimidating heights of up to 4 metres in some areas, they are a spectacular sight.
The tenacious stems are hollow