Last Sunday I took part in “Brush with Fame” It was the launch of Bucks Open Studios and participating artists were asked to take part. I volunteered as I felt I needed a challenge. Painting a portrait in 4 hours. For a landscape painter who … Continue readingStepping out of my comfort zone – Brush with Fame
After filming, I fell in love with Stop Motion Painting recording. One of the most exciting pieces of film from the Landscape Artist of the Year filming last June was seeing the stop motion film they took of me on the day. I love the … Continue readingSt Paul’s at Night – Stop Motion Painting in progress
Open Studios are great, if you haven’t been to one, you should. What are Open studios? Open studios are where and artist or group of artists open up the doors of their workspace to visitors. They vary from a single artist opening their studio for … Continue reading7 Reasons why you should go to Open Studios.
A painting emerging from chaos it’s a magical moment in the progress of any artwork. With my paintings it’s the final step in the creative process, where the dramatic transformation takes place. You can see that moment happen later on. Yes, last week I promised … Continue readingCrossley Engine Painting emerging from chaos.
Painting Transformations are fascinating, aren’t they? I’m always amazed with the whole process of developing a painting from a blank page. Last week I decided to try something new, video. OK, so I’ve done video before, but not like this. But creating a painting in … Continue readingUnderground – Creating art Video.
Painting outside is challenging. A few weeks ago I was out in the cold, wet and wind at Winslow Market demonstrating at a promotional event for Bucks Open Studios. Here is proof, if proof is needed. And it was indeed, cold and wet, and windy … Continue readingThames at night – painting outside.