Fortunately, I had purchased a post card, which was never sent, and this formed the inspiration for my next brooch:
PS Just in case anyone should think that I was too lazy to choose a different colour for the roof of this little cottage - it was actually white. It seems to be the tradition in this part of Wales, as in some parts of Yorkshire - I think, that a roof, constructed from stone (rather than slate) is then rendered. In some cases, as in this one, the render is then whitewashed entirely - roof and walls!
PPS Just added another section to my gallery ( see link bar above) - if you have chance for a quick visit