Drawing the birth of a new painting, shown here for those of you who like to follow the painting process and progress. These drawings are concept sketches created while developing ideas with my client. You are witnessing the birth of a new painting, developing via sketches, a painting that is quite likely to become locally … Read more
This time last week you where ? I was in the glorious Tarn, staying with Hérve Boitel, most of the day with no Internet as my very tired Sony laptop had gone for exchange … and no painting materials either. and because of travelling, enjoying sunflowers, sunshine, cafe culture and life in general, not difficult … Read more
I have been trying to invite my excellent friend and adopted French sister, Helene Ancelet, for a little dinner, not possible!
The idea was to show some appreciation of her wonderful friendship and catch up on news past and with autumn upon us, future events.
The Flying Scotsman has as a result of Mike Jeffries comments had a a re appraisal of the painting and some re working, specific replies to points raised listed below and may be of wider interest to artists.
The remarks have also underlined a serious problem I have here at Itzac; the studio space is tooooo small for paintings over 16” x 20”.
I need a larger studio ASAP but where, anyone want an artist in residence?
Normally because of my back ground and being single, I treat Christmas Day as just another marine painting working day, not this year…
And the best way to move around the Tarn at present remains a 4 x 4 or …
My grandmother who did not speak excellent Engrise, one winter evening, trying to be chatty with my Father who had just returned from school said to him, “it’s foggncold outside“…
Fortunately the exhibition continues until the 3rd of February, details below.