PRINT: Tea Mixed Media Drawing on Distressed, Dictionary Page
Relaxing with a cup of tea and a good book is my favourite past time because it relaxes me and I can get lost in a completely different world for hours. If I am feeling stressed, unwell, upset or not myself in any way, reading and drinking tea help me to feel more positive and comfortable. My love of tea and books is shared with my brother, which gives it another deeper meaning to me because we can share books and types of tea.
Queen Victoria (Alexandrina Victoria) (1819-1901) & Prince Albert (Albert Francis Charles Augustus Emmanuel) (1819-1861). Portraits in Profile. “Great events make me quiet and calm; it is only trifles that irritate my nerves” - Queen Victoria. "I am very happy and contented; but the difficulty in filling my place with the proper dignity is that I am only the husband, not the master in the house." Prince Albert.
Princess Helena, 1861. In the Royal Collection. A beautifully detailed picture showing a black evening dress and tucker, as well as earrings and a pendant on a ribbon. [All probably mourning for Prince Albert.] Her hair is drawn back smoothly and rolled at the sides.