Oswaldtwistle Moor, Lancashire, part of a photograph taken by
Catherine Kaufman,
Oswaldtwistle Moor is threatened by a proposal for twelve 120m high turbines.

(click on images below to see larger versions of paintings)

Spring tulips
Catherine is self-taught and paints in acrylic.  She has been painting at home while bringing up her children.  She has exhibited, and sold a painting at the Whitworth Art Gallery in Manchester in 2002 for friends of the Whitworth. Catherine is in the first year of a Fine Art Degree at Blackburn University.

Painting by Catherine Kaufman
Lavatera purple
Catherine lives in Belthorn, near Blackburn, Lancashire, on the West Pennine Moors, a thousand feet above sea level. 

The address of the website set up by campaigners against the wind farm is:

If for any reasons this link does not work (temporarily) scroll down to the village website which also has information about the wind farm

Here is a Google Map - Oswaldtwistle Moor is to the right of the village, zoom out to see the full area.

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Sunflowers in blue vase
Green vase
Flowres in vase

There is also  a web site for Belthorn village which also has information
 about the location and the turbine proposal: