New Year Setting Intention process – January 2019

This has been an interesting 'Setting Intention' process whereby I get to envision the New Year via imagery - what emerged spontaneously is this 'seed-pod'. I find if I let go of outcomes (not easy) and allow the drawing/image to come I am always delighted with...

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Open Studio event Dec 1st – Leicester

Invitation to our Open Studio event this coming Saturday Dec 1st. (see ad below). Getting the studio a bit tidier and looking forward to meeting people and talking about my artwork. This is a very low-key affair as I haven't had the energy to put lots of publicity out...

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October Latest Paintings.

End of October already- where did the time go? Latest paintings here, and about to add Gallery to this site. Apologies for neglecting my followers but Life as usual has a habit of overturning my best plans. Still, my work is ongoing and I feel I'm getting nearer to...

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September Interlude

'September interlude' is the phrase that best fits this period of my life where all is in limbo, including my creative work. I could have chosen other phrases like 'staring into the abyss' but I prefer to see it as an interlude - or hope that it is. Well, been here...

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Studio doings and Works in Progress: July ’18

My 'studio doings' and works in progress have been curtailed by this heat - OK up to about midday but then the heat intensifies and I go limp as a dishrag. This post shows the works in progress at the moment but I am flagging and struggling to be inspired. So I've...

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From the Wiltshire sketchbook June ’18

Needing to get back to the essence of the Wiltshire landscape through the sketchbook using collage, limited colours and markmaking. Can't seem to get away from this orange - the one I love is Flame Orange, an acrylic ink - but I am playing around with mixing soft body...

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