‘This Blue’: Mixed media painting 5/9/16

‘This Blue’: Mixed media painting 5/9/16

‘This Blue’ is a finished painting, mixed media on canvas. From the get-go I had no idea where it was going, but here it is. Someone once said that a painting is never finished – it just stops in interesting places. Here is the process, from picking...
Paintings ‘in progress’: In the Studio Aug 17

Paintings ‘in progress’: In the Studio Aug 17

There seems to be two strands (at least) to my expressive paintings – you could say the dark and the light – and these paintings in progress I would say are on the  light side! I guess the darker paintings and themes are to do with Landscape, death and...
Wiltshire Triptych 10cm x 10cm

Wiltshire Triptych 10cm x 10cm

Completed these little canvases – a Wiltshire Triptych – today and feel strangely satisfied with them. Wanted to capture the essence of the Wiltshire landscape and feel I’ve achieved that to some degree. I  notice how resistant I am to doing small...
A Day in the Studio: 11/7/17

A Day in the Studio: 11/7/17

Wonderful to spend creative time in the new studio now it’s set up. All of the paintings I have out are in process, being worked on in rotation. This is my favourite way of working, moving from one to the next, then sitting and looking and allowing...