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This study for my new painting was done quite quickly in about an hour but the painting was done over a week. I’m pleased with it and feel it represents my current interests, derived from my own … → February 23, 2010

I've been working on this commission for some time, moving from initial ideas and drawings, through some photoshop work (on the drawings) to a final painting – acrylic on paper. → May 17, 2008

I had a day on the isle of wight recently and managed a couple of sketches. the day was sunny but cooled by a gentle sea breeze. The brilliant hazy light across the wet sand meant … → July 18, 2006

I was sorting out folders of work at school and came across these drawings, painting and monoprint. They have been done in snatched moments at school. Sometimes alongside my students or after lessons. Although they are … → June 12, 2006

     Twenty five years ago as a student I painted myself in my bedsit (left). This year I was invited to donate a portrait to the National Portrait Gallery’s Gala mystery portrait postcard exhibition. So … → February 28, 2006

new small pics

I completed these 4 small pictures last week. They are based on the memory of particular places, weather and light conditions. Looking …

This is a small wash drawing done on the nearby River Ock. I used it today as  the starting point for these small paintings, which I sent as birthday cards for my sister and mum. It’s … → May 10, 2005