Did you know Abstract paintings are often based on reality? Most people see abstract paintings as a series of random marks, but if you spend any time looking you’ll realise many are more representational than you imagine. You could argue that any form of painting … Continue readingArchitectural Abstract Paintings – Greenwich bound.
Mixed Media was once revolutionary Like the Daily Express Building in Manchester, built in the 1930’s, it could have been built today. Even now people are wary of phrase mixed media and aren’t sure what it is. Simple put, watercolour is one medium, oil is … Continue readingMixed Media Painting Inspired by Revolutionary Design
Distinctive style can start in the most insignificant of ways. You never know when a small action can be the start of something great. There are moments in everyone’s life that are catalysts resulting in massive change. Sometimes, we’re aware of their existence and potential. … Continue readingDeveloping an distinctive style – The Painting that started it all
To celebrate my recent successes I’m giving away an original painting. All you need to do to enter is to sign up for my newsletter and give me an address where to send the print if you’re one of the lucky winners. I’ve decided to … Continue readingClaret and Moonlight – Painting Giveaway
Ever take a photograph of someone where a tree in the background seems to grow through their head? My Manchester Decades Apart is a bit like that, Beetham’s tower rising up through Manchester Central Both these buildings fascinate me for very different reasons. The fore … Continue readingManchester Central meets Beetham’s Tower