September Interlude

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...
Studio doings and Works in Progress: July ’18

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...
From the Wiltshire sketchbook June ’18

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...
Fantasia on a Wiltshire Landscape  : 17/6/18

Fantasia on a Wiltshire Landscape : 17/6/18

‘Fantasia on a Wiltshire Landscape’ seems the most appropriate title for these three paintings which were completed upon my return from a ‘sketching’ trip to Avebury. Here’s the thing – in the week I was there I...