Well, that week was busy! Bucks Open Studios is in full swing, presentation at Oxford University Press Bookshop amidst the usual chaos that seems to surround me. The beauty of Open studios is I have to make art. I know it’s a hard life isn’t … Continue readingLaunching HMS Belfast Painting at last!
Some paintings fight every step of the way? Painting frustration results in slow progress! No matter how hard you try, it just does not seem to work right. This work in progress of Keble has been like that. It is a building with an excessive … Continue readingPainting in Progress – overcoming frustration!
After a somewhat hectic week I’m finally catching my breath. And getting around to posting the completed Wolfson Painting number 2. Next up is Keble College which is proving to be something of a challenge. It’s a tad older than my usual genre but fascinating … Continue readingNormal service will be resumed as soon as possible
Lots of excitement this week! In a full week I’ve really had a rollercoaster ride. For those not following me on Twitter and Facebook, I’ve had 2 paintings selected for the Society of Women Artist’s exhibition at The Mall Galleries in June-July. I’ve also had … Continue readingWhen stuff starts happening!
After a hectic week where I seem to have had no time to paint, I’ve finished! I can now reveal the first Wolfson College Painting. This view is a composite of 3 photographs. I had to take some creative license as I couldn’t get the … Continue readingRevealing the first Wolfson Painting
Are you a messy painter? Personally, painting is usually chaos in my studio. So, this week I thought I’d ‘fess up and share some of it and show you more of the working area surrounding my work in progress. As you can see, the table … Continue readingIs Mess Necessary for Creativity?