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Jon Pountney @JonPountney1 Pontypridd, Wales

Modern Life Is Rubbish

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Joined Twitter 12/5/09


@WelshEcon Always loathed him @LynoreGeia Thanks Lynore! Has a very interesting history https://t.co/5KZAT8FZp9 @WelshEcon Puss-filled lunatic'Bin Your Rubbish' https://t.co/U6YZ2PDa1uA big cloud was bouncing a huge column of sunlight into this scene as I drove past. I quickly parked up, and scurri… https://t.co/hrV7OEtd8C
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7/2
2020
@petergbell Thanks Peter! I know certain spots will work at certain times of day. Sounds easy, but you have to find them first! @jamajestical Got this one too, but I prefer the other for the house https://t.co/4xzaCv5JkHThe Rocking Stone in Pontypridd. I think I've finally cracked making it look like it's in a wilder area. https://t.co/VGIhXsYAK1 @jamajestical A couple of miles from our house, heading into the back of nowhere! @jamajestical Thanks love!A big cloud was bouncing a huge column of sunlight into this scene as I drove past. I quickly parked up, and scurri… https://t.co/hrV7OEtd8C @Common_WealthHQ You better supply an E30 for my next jobOne of those lanes where someone is always watching you. Just in the corner of your eye... In a sou'wester? Just b… https://t.co/To9DN2ZAWh
Retweeted by Jon PountneyAs a rule, I NEVER use b&w as a digital effect. But I do like breaking rules too. Describing form in tone and not c… https://t.co/SKHUP2qcPd
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7/1
2020
@lowriangharadw Both are faves! @Llioangharad Maybe the best city we've been @KevinConnerley @jamajestical Not at the top of the South Wales valleys!Looking for pictures of something else, and came across snaps of what summer is meant to look like. Seville, last y… https://t.co/iZX5HWmwdK @derri_lewis How I feel hearing Steve Wright @TimothyHolmes @clariflute No idea, I changed station in the blink of an eye! @MMcilfatrick Maybe yeah! @LynoreGeia They are more elegant than colour photos. I think it's easier to take an interesting b&w snap than a colour one. @chewyuk It beggars belief that they got rid of DLT and the like, and this clown is still rambling on @derri_lewis I did turn to that! @msrupertbear Vile @thatsoundbloke A serious tosser @clariflute I'd rather have needles stuck in my ear drum @simon_burgess awful, jocular, plummy voiced horror @KevinConnerley @jamajestical such a drab day! @tomdyckhoff Was he joggling balls at the time?Waiting in the car, going through radio stations. STEVE WRIGHT is STILL on the radio? What on earth????One of those lanes where someone is always watching you. Just in the corner of your eye... In a sou'wester? Just b… https://t.co/To9DN2ZAWh @B4TTL3S @jamajestical Try reading the words to yourself slowlyBucolic b&w. Hay-baling time https://t.co/QGUmJ4ZgkuAs a rule, I NEVER use b&w as a digital effect. But I do like breaking rules too. Describing form in tone and not c… https://t.co/SKHUP2qcPd @TheDaiLlew @Winding_House Big influence on moving image stuff I've done since
6/30
2020
Is there a way of blocking every opinion on Twitter? @Ruthselina Lovely! Very Paul Nash.FOR SALE 'last year's peony', Oil on paper, £150 #artistsupportpledge #art #artist #artistic #contemporaryarthttps://t.co/u7euYXpWPDAn important one for #ArtsandCrafts #Cotswolds #churches today - Kempley, #Gloucestershire by Randell Wells (Lethab… https://t.co/pHIDlV2GD9
Retweeted by Jon PountneyThe Rocking Stone of Pontypridd https://t.co/OKgeCIdViA
Retweeted by Jon PountneyThis is possibly the most accurate gif I've ever seen. https://t.co/mbH9lvQ641
Retweeted by Jon Pountney @Ruthselina It's a fascinating and strangely spooky place by the stone @theoldbloke @hellohistoria Yep, concrete. Put there in the 60s.
6/29
2020
The Rocking Stone of Pontypridd https://t.co/OKgeCIdViADave Bowie should have kept his teeth @huwstephens So true Huw....you can imagine this is where Professor Parkin is staying in 'Whistle and I'll Come to You', if you like https://t.co/PeIROn5BHgFOR SALE 'Table for One', Oil on paper, £150 #artistsupportpledge #art #artist #artistic #contemporaryart #drawhttps://t.co/Vi8uDjtexO @KRFraming Thanks Katharine! Even better, it sold!An empty house that was for sale in the Vale 3 years ago. It had all the original features; I thought it would make… https://t.co/9qAhbJ1NEF
Retweeted by Jon Pountney @siriolg No idea. I mean, I could drive there, but no idea where it is. @PBProjects I will go back at some point and see what's there. @PeterWakelin1 I thought 1920s, very original. All the original casement windows etc. @MMcilfatrick I was going to send the pics to new owners, thinking they would restore the house. Such a shame.
6/28
2020
An empty house that was for sale in the Vale 3 years ago. It had all the original features; I thought it would make… https://t.co/9qAhbJ1NEF'Silbury Hill, Wiltshire, Three Views', Brian Johnson, oil on canvas, before 1977. https://t.co/NBEmpUQ18Z
Retweeted by Jon PountneyFOR SALE It all went a bit Sickert-y. But that's no bad thing. Oil on paper, £150 #artistsupportpledge #arthttps://t.co/HM6ya1WKtw @David__Osland Imagine when people were allowed to change their minds
6/27
2020
Some more flickering of light https://t.co/IWyzmYxOPo @samfaith @MorleyRA @SPAB1877 It's a lovely spotFab @SPAB1877 online lecture by @MorleyRA on John Betjeman &SPAB. V interesting and great illustrations. Also menti… https://t.co/tXI7JAuRO8
Retweeted by Jon PountneyFOR SALE, Pomegranate. Oil on paper, £150. #artistsupportpledge #art #artist #artistic #contemporaryart #drawhttps://t.co/K6BUfDAo2BMy conspiracy theory is that time travel IS real & someone keeps trying to fix 2020 by changing something but every… https://t.co/IIM1wbsq89
Retweeted by Jon PountneyEquivalents for the Megaliths https://t.co/KzxknF1gNmFabulous light tonight, and wonderful to smell fresh hay after so many years https://t.co/E7QeIRcKb0
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6/26
2020
Fabulous light tonight, and wonderful to smell fresh hay after so many years https://t.co/E7QeIRcKb0They are chopping down the #trees on #hackney #marshes nature reserve to stop people congregating there and enjoyin… https://t.co/wzR3N6aEwd
Retweeted by Jon Pountney @TomHunterArt @hackneywick @hackneycitizen @hackneygazette What is wrong with these people? @apaintedmouse @LynoreGeia I've done it with a mirror beforeSomeone tweeted me the other day about prints, and now I can't find the tweet. If you still want one, please get in touch! @apaintedmouse @LynoreGeia Up periscope? @RachelJCrosby Very hot yesterday! @chewyuk Will check it out!Shapes and themes https://t.co/5gbVz7vPVFIt's exciting when a new project takes you to new places https://t.co/3PpRub88Lz
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6/25
2020
‘Winter Moon’, mixed media and collage on paper. Was nice to have some fun working loosely on this piece. I built i… https://t.co/mVjdT8d5Cj
Retweeted by Jon Pountney @wrongdavestrong That's the one @suemart70971435 Darkest PontypriddIt's exciting when a new project takes you to new places https://t.co/3PpRub88Lz @RogerBowdler @CCprw Genuinely terrifying @LynoreGeia It's a fascinating mix across the areaThis is the reverse of the other shot @LynoreGeia! A slag heap overlooking Tylorstown. https://t.co/oOltKRdo3h @LynoreGeia Coal mining! I was stood by an enormous 'slag heap'. Will post a picture! @lloydie1962 Thanks Lloyd! @vertugarde Thanks Christina! @KRFraming Thanks Katharine! @LynneWinThomas Thanks Lynne! @timgmorris Thanks Tim! I do! @RhianRme I think so! @LynoreGeia Thanks Lynore! It looks quite picturesque, but the wind was incredible!Harold's Stones at Trellech. There's an image of them in the font in the church plus a scary Jesus. https://t.co/p6ECFzepe2
Retweeted by Jon PountneyAnother patchwork shot of the Rhondda, as seen from above https://t.co/Zz10kWrOWX
Retweeted by Jon PountneySome new additions to my Covid work, taken yesterday. All within a few streets of where I live. https://t.co/fnNqZpEUfK
Retweeted by Jon PountneyA landscape in the Vale of Glamorgan. Oil on paper, £150. #artistsupportpledge #art #artist #artistichttps://t.co/qmnODGwtxD
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6/24
2020
A landscape in the Vale of Glamorgan. Oil on paper, £150. #artistsupportpledge #art #artist #artistichttps://t.co/qmnODGwtxDSome new additions to my Covid work, taken yesterday. All within a few streets of where I live. https://t.co/fnNqZpEUfK @mrjamesob The Taxpayers' Alliance have been stuck dumb with amazement.
Retweeted by Jon PountneyAnother patchwork shot of the Rhondda, as seen from above https://t.co/Zz10kWrOWX
6/23
2020

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