Clouds are an integral part of a magical sunset and these, in the east and the south-east, were wonderful examples of Sky Calligraphy.
These two are pre-sunset clouds – with their own magic and waiting to be transformed by the lowering light:
It was fascinating to watch this cloud transform through the range of colour as the light descended:
This swathe of cloud was intriguing
and the East was striped by lines of cloud that resembled distant waves
& finally – with explosion of Sky Calligraphy from the south=east as the last of light departed the sky