I remember being drawn to closely examine one of Turners wonderfully light, wispy amorphous skies and was fascinated to find the subtle highlight in a cloud was in fact a thick smear of paint.
I’ve been pursuing my enthusiasm for Autumn colour and completed 3 location paintings this month (November). The colours have been wonderful this year, perhaps not the best, but so […]
I recently went to Japan visiting several cities, mostly using their wonderful high speed rail system, the Shinkansen.
I have a primary objective for my art and several separate strands of work, recently theres been crossover and it feels like a trap I’ve fallen in to.
Working with the natural world as a source of inspiration as well as subject matter I have come to appreciate how everything in our world, the universe even, has its role to play in the great scheme.
Should they be left on the canvas or should they be removed?
Sometimes I tramp the byways of my territory becoming increasingly despairing about finding a location to settle at for painting. The other Saturday this was the case when walking along the […]